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  1. Canadian First Nation Evacuates 60 Over Water Crisis

    26 Oct 2020- 07:31 by Local Press Report KENORA Global News A First Nation community in northwestern Ontario that has been under a boil water advisory for more than 25 years says it is evacuating some of its members after a new issue with its water supply ...

    Local Press Report - 10/26/2020 - 08:00

  2. Canada: Stand-off Between Indigenous And Commercial Fishermen Over Water Access Rights

    29 Sep 2020- 07:05 by Local Press Report HALIFAX CTV News Sunday proved to be a tense day in St. Mary's Bay in Saulnierville, N.S., and saw commercial fishermen remove hundreds of lobster traps set by Indigenous fishermen from the water. "No law ...

    Local Press Report - 09/29/2020 - 07:05

  3. Guaranteeing Water Flows To Conserve And Restore Biodiversity

    23 Sep 2020- 07:42 by Staff- Water Diplomat MONTREAL, Canada The United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has launched a new “report card” which is an authoritative overview of the state of nature, marking progress made against 20 global bi ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/05/2020 - 12:07

  4. Vast Amounts Of Blue Jeans Microfibre Pollution

    3 Sep 2020- 16:22 by Local Press Report TORONTO New Scientist They may be a comfortable, convenient choice for those working at home, but blue jeans could be harming the planet. Microfibres of indigo denim have been discovered in vast quantities in water ...

    Local Press Report - 09/03/2020 - 16:22

  5. Rapid Growth Of Glacial Lakes Due To Climate Change

    2 Sep 2020- 07:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CALGARY, Canada Global glacier lake volume rose by about 48% between 1990 and 2018 in response to climate change and glacier retreat, it has been revealed in a new, largest-ever study of glacial lakes.   Resear ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/02/2020 - 07:06

  6. Nine Youth Projects Awarded Funding For Community Water Initiatives

    12 Aug 2020- 06:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat MONTREAL, Canada The International Secretariat for Water (ISW) and Solidarity Water Europe have announced the winners of the “Global Youth Take Action” campaign the organisations launched in May. Among the submi ...

    Staff - Water D... - 09/03/2020 - 13:23

  7. The Multiple Water Problems Of Lithium Production

    25 Jun 2020- 11:25 by Local Press Report MONTREAL Kitco News The social license for battery material producers is challenged by water depletion, toxic dust and worker exploitation, according to a report released Wednesday by the United Nations Conference ...

    Local Press Report - 06/30/2020 - 11:20

  8. Canada Oil Pipeline Spill Hits Groundwater In Indigenous Peoples' Region

    16 Jun 2020- 09:12 by Local Press Report VANCOUVER CTV News The operator of the Trans Mountain Pipeline estimates that between 940 and 1,195 barrels of oil were spilled at Sumas Pump Station in Abbotsford, B.C., early Saturday morning. The company that ru ...

    Local Press Report - 06/16/2020 - 09:12

  9. Canada Government Urged To Invest In Environmental Protection Of Great Lakes Region

    16 Jun 2020- 09:36 by Staff- Water Diplomat OTTAWA, Canada The "Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Collaborative" has called on the Canadian government to implement a proposed $1.6 Billion USD Action Plan to address some of the greatest environmental ...

    Staff - Water D... - 07/03/2020 - 10:25

  10. Canada Oil Pipeline Spills Contaminate Water Resources

    9 Jun 2020- 05:05 by Local Press Report HAZELTON The Tyee The Office of the Wet’suwet’en is investigating two fuel spills on its territory, both located near the Morice Forest Service Road where conflict over the Coastal GasLink pipeline in British Columb ...

    Local Press Report - 06/09/2020 - 06:45

  11. Expert Panel Identifies Directions For Canada's New Water Agency

    25 May 2020- 10:05 by Local Press Report TORONTO Yorkton This Week The new Canada Water Agency—a mandated commitment of the federal government—will provide much-needed solutions to the emerging water crisis, according to Tom Axworthy, chair of a national ...

    Local Press Report - 05/25/2020 - 10:05

  12. Understanding Environmental "Push Factors" Behind Human Migration

    18 May 2020- 06:27 by Staff- Water Diplomat TORONTO, Canada While current interventions related to global migration caused by land degradation, water pollution, or changing climate, remain focused on response mechanisms, an understanding of drivers or so- ...

    Staff - Water D... - 06/03/2020 - 10:07

  13. US Government Concerned Over Transboundary River Pollution From Canada

    12 May 2020- 09:26 by Local Press Report VANCOUVER BC CTV NEWS The U.S. government is increasingly concerned with pollution from British Columbia mines following new research that shows contaminants in a river south of the border came from Canada. In a le ...

    Local Press Report - 05/12/2020 - 09:26

  14. "Canada Water Agency" Urged To Modernise Water Management

    28 Apr 2020- 10:07 by Local Press Report MONTREAL QC Policy Options Water is a shared resource that crosses jurisdictional boundaries, both geographical and bureaucratic. Effective management and governance of water require robust prediction, coordination ...

    Local Press Report - 04/28/2020 - 10:07

  15. World Youth Parliament For Water Launches New Web Platform

    26 Mar 2020- 10:05 by Staff- Water Diplomat MONTREAL, Canada The World Youth Parliament for Water has launched a new web platform (www.youthforwater.org), showcasing members of Youth Parliaments for Water around the world, their actions and success storie ...

    Staff - Water D... - 04/02/2020 - 11:14

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