Tag: watershed reports
Citizen scientists to help pinpoint phosphorus hotspots to tame Lake Winnipeg algae blooms
Guest Blogger December 15, 2016
Lake Winnipeg Foundation, a WWF-Canada Loblaw Water Fund grant recipient, developed and tested water monitoring protocols which will enable a community-based network of citizen scientists to collect high-quality data to help reduce algae blooms in Lake Winnipeg, Manitoba.
WWF-Canada joins EcoSpark to support citizen science on the Humber River
Heather Crochetiere October 11, 2016
Citizen scientists on the Humber River are using community monitoring to connect people with nature and learn about the health of our water.
Inaccessible or unmonitored: the trouble with water data in Canada
Elizabeth Hendriks June 23, 2016
Earlier this week, WWF-Canada released seven new Watershed Reports as part of its national assessment of our country’s freshwater. Elizabeth Hendriks, vice president of freshwater, takes an in-depth look at a worrisome trend emerging from these reports.
Dramatic changes to our freshwater concerns, study finds
Elizabeth Hendriks June 16, 2016
Canadians now rank climate change as the biggest threat to freshwater supply for the first time, 2016 RBC Canadian Water Attitudes study finds