Friday, November 15, 2019

Tag: water quality

International Joint Commission (IJC) Confirms New Commissioners

The International Joint Commission (IJC) has announced that the appointment of Jane Corwin as the United States (U.S.) Section chair, and Robert Sisson and...

Okanagan Water Board Awards Grants to Conserve and Protect Water

The Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) has approved more than $318,000 in funding to 17 projects that will help conserve and protect water in...

GLSLCI Partners with TruGreen to Improve Water Quality

The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative (GLSLCI) announced a new partnership with the TruGreen Company, a professional lawn care company. This partnership will...

Gordon Foundation Launches Open-Access Hub for Water Quality Data

A new tool will help the public and scientists better understand the health of the Lake Winnipeg watershed. Lake Winnipeg DataStream is an open-access, online...

Federal Government Reports on Sustainable Development Targets

The Government of Canada has provided its draft 2019–2022 Federal Sustainable Development Strategy for public consultation and its 2018 progress report on the 2016–2019...

Fraser Institute Reports Canadian Water Quality Generally Very Good

A study from the Fraser Institute reports that Canada’s freshwater supply and water quality is generally very good. “Canadians are rightly sensitive about the country’s...

Province, Stakeholders Commit to 4R Nutrient Stewardship in Manitoba

Fertilizer Canada, the Government of Manitoba, and Keystone Agricultural Producers have renewed their partnership to promote 4R Nutrient Stewardship as the leading approach to...

Swim Guide Releases Open Data Standard for Recreational Water Quality

Ontario’s Swim Guide, a Swim Drink Fish initiative, has announced the release of its open data standard for the automated exchange of recreational water...

Land Acquisition Helps Protect Water Quality in Comox Lake

The Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) Board has completed a land acquisition initiative that will help protect water quality in Comox Lake. An 18-hectare parcel...

Ducks Unlimited Canada Works with Municipality to Improve Water Quality

Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) has worked with Melbourne, Ontario to implement improved water quality management through wetlands to hold and filter water from the...

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