Water Conservation

British Columbia's North Coast Needs Our Protection

WWF-Canada | Posted 08.31.2015 | Canada Impact
WWF-Canada

Canada is a treasure trove of rivers, lakes and wetlands supporting countless communities, economies and species. With freshwater species experiencing the greatest rate of decline in what is being referred to as the sixth great extinction, Canada must step up efforts to improve watershed health for people and animals. For a prime example of our freshwater health and wealth, we need to look no further than the Skeena watershed on the northwest coast of British Columbia.

Canadians Need More Love and Respect For Water

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 07.23.2015 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

Home to 60 per cent of the world's lakes, we are a nation with water at its heart. But some thought leaders say Canadians are losing an awareness of, and passion for, our water resources. It's a connection we need to rekindle for our country to successfully tackle some serious threats to the treasure that is our water supply.

Sask. City Slammed For 'Hypocrisy' After Telling Residents To Conserve Water

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.01.2015 | Canada Alberta

A city in southern Saskatchewan has been flooded with complaints on social media after someone snapped a photo of a pressure washer being used to clean city hall this weekend.

Canadians Produce More Garbage Than Anyone Else

CBC | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada Impact

Canadians use far too much energy and water, and they produce more garbage per capita than any other country on earth, a report from an influential th...