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Advisories of the day in Alberta

Carmanguay, AB - 2019/10/16

 

Advisories of the day in British Columbia

Denetia School, BC - 2019/12/6

Blewett Elementary Shcool, Kootenay, BC - 2019/10/27

Puntledge Townsite, Courtenay, BC - 2019/10/24

D'Arcy, BC - 2019/10/18

Misty Ridge, BC - 2019/10/11

Semiahmoo, BC - 2019/10/10

Ootsa Lake, BC - 2019/10/10

Burns Lake, Beaver Point Resort, BC - 2019/10/6

Anahim Lake, BC - 2019/10/3

Tchentlo Lake Lodge, BC - 2019/8/14

Hedley, BC, arsenic - 2019/8/14

 

Advisories of the day in Manitoba

Moose Lake, MB: 2019/11/10

Lynn Lake, MB: 2019/11/1

Sherridon, MB: 2019/11/1

El'Dad Ranch, Steinbach, MB: 2019/10/31

Victoria Beach, MB: 2019/10/15

Souris River Colony, MB: 2019/8/30

 

 

Advisories of the day in New Brunswick

 

Advisories of the day in Newfoundland/Labrador

Black Duck Siding, NL - 2019/11/4

Flower's Cover, NL - 2019/10/17

Badger, NL - 2019/10/8

Cavendish, NL - 2019/8/2

 

Advisories of the day in Nova Scotia

Province-wide Schools - Lead 2020/1/24

Lunenberg NS - 2019/10/6

 

Advisories of the day in Nunavut

 

Advisories of the day in Ontario

Wainfleet, ON - 2019/11/6

Grassy Narrows, ON - 2019/10/23

Simcoe, ON - 2019/10/21

Burgoyne, ON - 2019/10/3

Shoal Lake, ON - 2019/9/9

'Chip Wrecked' food truck Ingleside, ON - 2019/9/3

 

Advisories of the day in Québec

Brigham, QC - 2019/10/9

 

Advisories of the day in Saskatchewan

La Ronge Airport, SK- DNC- 2019/12/4

Dafoe, SK- 2019/10/30

Copper Sands, SK- 2019/10/11

Abernethy, SK- 2019/9/19

Sturgeon Lake Regional Park, SK- 2019/8/15

Advisory wrap-up

Daily Advisory wrap-up- ongoing

 

Arctic

Canada’s Arctic corridors – Climate change unlocking the new geo-political frontier- 2020/5/10

Canada's changing North - 2020/5/5

Trading sooty diesel for renewable energy systems in Canada's North - 2020/1/11

Canada's future is north of 60- 2019/6/24

Université de Sherbrooke uses UAVs to measure Arctic snow cover- 2019/1/7

 

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Bees

Rooftops a-buzz: Urban beekeeping sparks environmental action - 2019-11-18

 

Boil Water Advisory info

 

Biochar

Alberta company has the dirt on slashing emissions, amending soil, increasing food supply, and cleaning water - 2019/12/18

 

Blue-green, toxic Algae

LG Sonic – Removing toxic algal blooms safely and sustainably - 2019/11/18

Can Lake Erie be resurrected again? 2019/8/19

Summertime... And toxic algae is blooming 2019/8/1

 

Bottled water

Washington state committee fails to protect public water from bottled water extraction - 2020/2/28

Liquid Death: Punk rock's answer to bottled water - 2019/8/6

Bottled water: a Canadian researcher looks into the emotions that trigger why we buy it - 2019/7/25

 

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Cannabis

National Indigenous Cannabis and Hemp Conference Report - March 2019

Cannabis Report - February 2019

 


Canada

Government of Canada new lead guidelines - Little things matter - 2019/11/10

IISD Ontario experimental lakes: the only lab of its kind in the world - 2019/5/13

Ontario government addresses deficit by cutting 50 Million Tree program - 2019/5/9

Canada's water - modernizing the Canada Water Act- 2019/4/18


 

Climate change

Ontario non-profit provides launch pad for climate change innovators and clean-tech start-ups - 2020/2/7

Professor’s burning passion ignites solutions to mitigate climate change, re-route plastic waste into clean fuel, and extinguish fires- 2020/2/4

Funding not renewed for climate change scientists - 2019/7/16

Prairie Water Summit plans for climate challenges - 2019/6/25

 

Contamination

Cornwall Triathlon: Is it time to pull our heads out of the sediment? 2019/8/29

 

Massachusetts start-up's wastewater analysis points to quicker detection of covid-19 virus - 2020/5/1

Assuring Canada’s drinking water safety through a pandemic - 2020/5/1

Carleton Global Water Institute prof answers our viewers questions about water/wastewater in the covid pandemic - 2020/4/15

Exploring Canada while social distancing - 2020/3/12

Does the Coronavirus affect city water system? - 2020/3/12


Drones

Drones Supply and Service - 2019/5/15

Drones: Arctic search and rescue - 2019/5/2

Making movies with drones in Canada - 2019/4/20

Drones and agriculture, 101 ways - 2019/4/16

Wildfire hot spotting with drone technology - 2019/4/14

Drones: the rules, they are a-changing - 2019/4/14

Univerté de Sherbrooke group use uavs to measure arctic snow cover - 2019/1/7

 


Drought

 

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First Nations, Inuit, Métis

Enhancing the water narrative - An Indigenous perspective - 2020/4/28

Prairie water management 2020: Interview with FSIN vice chief Heather Bear - 2020/2/25

Trading sooty diesel for renewable energy systems in Canada's North - 2020/1/11

Universities addressing indigenous communities’ doctor shortage - 2019/7/12

The doctor shortage in rural remote communities - 2019/6/20

 

 

First Nations, Inuit, Métis Water

Onigaming First Nation on the brink of a water crisis - 2020/2/5

Third annual national First Nations Water Leadership Award - 2020/1/14

Searching for trained water treatment plant operators in remote communities - 2019/6/8

Bi Pure Water provides potable water to remote small First Nation communities - 2019/5/6

Indigenous band concerned about fracking harm to environment, says Chief does not represent their views - 2019/5/1

Neskatanga state of emergency - The ups and downs of First Nations long-term water advisories - 2019/2/17

First Nation water leadership award recognizing dedication to clean water - 2019/2/17

 

Flooding

Spring 2020 flood update – A matter of public safety during a pandemic - 2020/4/20

Floodproofing Canada? Not quite yet - 2020/2/3

The path to flood resilience: Calgary, AB - 2020/2/3

Beaverbrook Art Gallery flood defence - 2019/9/10

Dam floods and droughts – Part 3: Drought proofing the prairies - 2019/7/26

Dam floods and droughts: adapting for climate change - part 2 - 2019/7/19

Call for collaboration: preparing for floods – Part 1 - 2019/7/12

Successive floods: preparing for the new normal - 2019/6/27

Daily Flood Roundup - 2019/5/31

 

Fracking

Environmental watchdog calls on Feds to take over environmental assessment of frack sand mine in Manitoba - 2019/5/14

Indigenous band concerned about fracking harm to environment, says Chief does not represent their views - 2019/5/1

 

 

Geosynthetics

Working with nature in landfill management: a Queen’s research project - 2020/3/17  

 

Great Lakes

Swimmer completes challenging crossing to protect lake Erie 2019/9/9

Can Lake Erie be resurrected again? 2019/8/19

A David and Goliath battle over lake Erie bill of rights- 2019/4/26


Greening Homes

 

Greening Government

Greening the fed - the goal: 40% less ghc emissions by 2030 -2019/6/14


Greening Transportation

Canada's first electric aircraft set to take off in 2019 - 2019/4/2

 

Groundwater

Sharing prairie groundwater - 2019/1/25

 

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Holiday Water Reports

2020 Report

Holiday Water Report- 2020/5/15

2019 - Parks Canada

Holiday Water The breathtaking beauty of Torngat Mountains National Park, NL - 2019/8/14

Holiday Water Report 2019 - BC National Parks

Holiday Water Report 2019 - Alberta National Parks

Holiday Water Report 2019 - Saskatchewan National Parks

Holiday Water Report 2019 - Manitoba National Parks

Holiday Water Report 2019 - Ontario National Parks Parks

Holiday Water Report 2019 - Quebec National Parks

Holiday Water Report 2019 - New Brunswick National Parks

Holiday Water Report 2019 - Nova Scotia National Parks Parks

Holiday Water Report 2019 - PEI National Park

Holiday Water Report 2019 - Newfoundland National Parks

Holiday Water Report 2019 -Nunavut National Parks

Holiday Water Report 2019 - Northwest Territories National Parks

Holiday Water Report 2019 - Yukon National Parks


 

Invasive species

Victoria Beach, MB: concerns over proliferation of zebra mussels in Lake Winnipeg - 2019/2/19

 

 

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Lake Winnipeg

Lake Winnipeg: Collaborative efforts to reduce phosphorus, a win win win situation - 2019/3/22

History in the making: Winnipeg region municipal leaders and First Nations sign mou- 2019/3/20

Lake Winnipeg: saving Canada's 2nd largest watershed- 2019/3/9

First Nations join public and private organizations to restore Netley marsh- 2019/2/28

 

 

Landfill

Working with nature in landfill management: a Queen’s research project - 2020/3/17  

Lead

Nova Scotia: Government providing schools with bottled water in view of mounting lead concerns 2020/1/24

Government of Canada's new lead guidelines – Little things matter - 2019/11/10

When water get dirty - Flint water crisis - 2019/10/29

Québec first to comply with Health Canada’s new regulations on lead in drinking water - 2019/10/28

 

 

Legionnaires Disease

Legionnaires' disease on the rise - The CDC reminds residents to check shower heads, sink faucets, hot tubs, hot water tanks and heaters - 2019/8/1

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Medical & Recreational Marijuana

Ozone water treatment systems for medical marijuana cultivation: Aclarus an industry leader- 2019/4/22

Report on the 2nd National Indigenous Cannabis and Hemp Conference- 2019/3/28

Recreational and medicinal cannabis, an uneasy coexistence so far - 2019/3/25

Cannabis self-contained growing systems - 2019/3/12

Federal ministers at the Indigenous Cannabis Conference - Licensing, health, water and pardons - 2019/3/1

Financing Indigenous cannabis ventures south of 60- 2019/2/19

Opaskwayak Cree nation, a leader in the Canadian cannabis retail market - 2019/2/19

Early supply challenges for SQDC in Québec - 2019/2/18

Micro-cultivations, the craft breweries of the cannabis industry - 2019/2/18

Indigenous people and legalized cannabis - 2019/2/6

Canada's changing cannabis environment - 2019/1/29

 

Mining

Sherridon Orphan Mine Reclamation Project Part 2 - Community of Sherridon questions authorities as tailings lake discharges downstream - 2019/12/28

Sherridon Orphan Mine Reclamation Project Part 1 - The careless handling of caustic lime next door to Cold Lake School- 2019/12/19

Camp Morning Star, a peaceful process to save the land - 2019/6/5

Quebec mining company, a leader in water stewardship - 2019/6/3

Cluff Lake decommissioning : May 15 Canadian nuclear safety commission hearings - 2019/5/19

New water stewardship protocol to bring enhanced environmental standards to Canada's mining sector - 2019/5/20

Company suspected of 'cutting corners' during decommissioning of Cluff Lake uranium mine, SK - 2019/4/8

Canada's orphaned/abandoned mines - a national travesty - 2019/1/11

 

Mould

When home sweet home turns toxic - 2019/1/1

Watch for excess moisture indoors, clean mould carefully - 2018/12/31

Where there is water there will be mould - 2018/12/23

 

Municipal infrastructure

CIB launches a new model for structuring and financing municipal water and wastewater infrastructure projects - 2020/1/20

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Nobel Prize
'Tools made of light' Nobel Prize winner appointed to the Order of Canada - 2019/12/29

An interview with Donna Strickland, Canadian winner of the 2018 Nobel prize for physics - 2019/1/14

 

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Oceans

 

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Persistent Organic Contaminants

The destruction of PFAS in water with a plasma reactor - 2019/11/25

 

 

Plastic

"The Milky Way of plastics"- French start-up creates a fully biodegradable natural polymer using milk casein - 2020/4/20

California non-profit takes on big plastic in first-of-its-kind lawsuit - 2020/3/8

Replacing plastic – Canadian company set to revolutionize hemp waste - 2020/1/4

The plastic journey – Turning the problem into a solution - 2019/12/31

University of Manitoba master's student finds disturbing levels of microplastics in Manitoba waters - 2019/11/28

Marine microplastic scientist calls for more research - 2019/10/1

University of Waterloo student creates software to measure microplastics - 2019/8/28

Irish teen's microplastics solution wins Google Science Fair prize - 2019/8/8

Life without plastic - Rethinking bottled water? - 2019/8/6

Microplastics in our drinking water – Should we be concerned? - 2019/7/31

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Recycling

Vignes en Ville - Recycling waste into wine - 2019/12/4

 

Renewable energy

Trading sooty diesel for renewable energy systems in Canada's North - 2020/2/25

Unique partnership between remote northern community and ORPC harnesses river power to eliminate diesel fuel - 2020/2/24

 

Remediation

Triton Lumber - a Canadian company working to save the world's rain forests - 2019/5/3

 

Research

A bioengineer’s water research takes a quantum leap - 2020/5/17

Canadian wins Stockholm Water Prize for raising awareness of global groundwater contamination - 2020/4/2

IISD Ontario experimental lakes: the only lab of its kind in the world - 2019/5/13

Structured water research may lead to more effective treatment of dialysis patients - 2019/4/8

 

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Science

U of T grad, the mind behind Science Literacy Week - 2019//9/12

 

Scholarship Challenge

First Annual Evolution Scholarship Challenge - 2020

 

 

 

Solar

Lightyear One, the world's first long-range solar car-2019/7/20

 

 

Soils

Regeneration Canada's second living soils symposium-2019/4/9

 

 

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Teachers' Hub

 

 

Technology

Water on the moon: Winnipeg's Magellan aerospace awarded contract to help find it - 2020/3/6

Converting CO2 into chemical fuels – U of T carbontech group gaining national and global recognition- 2020/2/22

Award-winning CEO expresses concern over Canada's water policies- 2020/2/15

Professor’s burning passion ignites solutions to mitigate climate change, re-route plastic waste into clean fuel, and extinguish fires- 2020/2/4

Canadian researchers working to improve organ transplant technology - 2019/9/10

Lightyear One, the world's first long-range solar car - 2019/7/20

Salt water to fresh drinking - breakthrough in filtration cuts desalination cost - 2019/6/20

The spectrum of water, greater than the sum of its parts - 2019/6/18

Largely ignored at home, Canadian technology makes for safer drinking water around the world - 2019/6/15

Cymatics - the science of sound made visible – opening new horizons- 2019/5/31

Rapid on-site detection of waterborne pathogens- 2019/5/8

 

Trade

CETA's import quotas weigh heavily on Canadian dairy sector - 2019/9/30

 

 

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Wastewater

Vancouver clean tech company treats a wide range of pharmaceutical pollutants in manufacturing plants’ wastewater - 2019/12/12

BC leading-edge cleantech solutions treat the toughest organic pollutants on-site - 2019/1/18

 

Watersheds

Global Water Futures restoring the Saskatchewan delta - 2019/5/24

History in the making: Winnipeg region municipal leaders and First Nations sign mou- 2019/3/20

Lake Winnipeg: saving Canada's 2nd largest watershed- 2019/3/9

First Nations join public and private organizations to restore Netley marsh- 2019/2/28

 

 

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