Celebrating Citizen Science Day 2019

April 12, 2019

These case studies complement a year-long initiative led by The Gordon Foundation, Living Lakes Canada and WWF-Canada with the aim of identifying how the federal government can meaningfully and effectively engage with and support CBWM in Canada. The outcomes of the initiative include a wide range of recommendations on capacity building, effective monitoring, regional and national collaboration, data management and informing decision-making. You can read more about this project here.

Dive into Data Webinar Series

Dive into Data Webinar Series

We’re excited to launch a new webinar series to explore the (sometimes complicated) always exciting world of water data!  

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River with green grass in a valley

DataStream Publishes Open Data Standard to Support Water Science

The publication of an open data standard is enabling valuable freshwater data to be organized, accessed, and shared in a harmonized way. This data standard underpins  DataStream, a growing online platform for sharing water data collected by Canada’s diverse water monitoring and research community.

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NCC Floodplain near the Musquodoboit River, NS

NCC pulls together data in Eastern Canada to create open-access conservation planning tools

A key element of freshwater conservation is knowing where to prioritize ecosystem restoration and preservation efforts. With the Nature Conservancy of Canada’s (NCC)  Freshwater Conservation Blueprint  this just got easier in eastern Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island. 

Keep ReadingNCC pulls together data in Eastern Canada to create open-access conservation planning tools