Tag: water health
The missing link to healthy waters in Canada
Guest Blogger April 27, 2016
Atlantic Canada has seen an incredible increase in the number of community-based water quality monitoring programs in the past decade. The challenge is to grow standardization and collaboration between organizations to feed into the big picture of healthy Canadian Waters.
Meet the spineless bottom-dwellers key to water quality assessments
Eric Mysak March 26, 2016
Benthic macro-invertebrates reveal a lot about the health of a freshwater system and play an important link in the aquatic food chain.
Water is Life: A Partnership Approach to Water-Monitoring in the Northwest Territories
Guest Blogger November 6, 2015
Ecology North is working with the Sambaa K’e Dene Band, and Government of the Northwest Territories to better understand how historic waste sites may be impacting water quality.