Introducing Atlantic Water Network

Written by Corrigan Hammond

June 5, 2018

Atlantic DataStream’s regional partner, Community Based Environmental Monitoring Network, is rebranding its water work under the “Atlantic Water Network.” We’re excited to reveal their new logo and branding on Tuesday June 7 at the Atlantic DataStream Kickoff event in Halifax, NS.

Atlantic Water Network (AWN) was founded in 2004 by Dr. Cathy Conrad of Saint Mary’s University in Halifax. AWN works to increase environmental stewardship capacity in Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador.

AWN provide support and resources to organizations across Atlantic Canada including equipment loans from the  Environmental Equipment Bank, free  WET-PRO training workshops  and, of course, providing open-access data about freshwater health through their regional Atlantic DataStream partnership.

For more information, please contact:

Emma Wattie

902.491.6243

emma.wattie@smu.ca

Patrick LeClair reviewing data with Cameron Deacoff at a laptop on a table

From Water to Web Workshop Series

This past winter, Atlantic Water Network’s (AWN) staff traveled throughout Atlantic Canada to deliver our “  From Water to Web  ” workshop series, with a focus on data management. This workshop series followed the launch of Atlantic DataStream, an open access web portal for water quality data.

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CBM In Action: Atlantic Water Network

CBM In Action: Atlantic Water Network

Community Based Water Monitoring In Action: Atlantic Water Network

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Iphone displaying the Atlantic DataStream homepage with people on a deck around a table in the background

Kicking Off Atlantic DataStream in Halifax! June 5-6, 2018

Atlantic DataStream kicked off on World Environment Day (June 5, 2018) with a two-day conference and celebration in Halifax, NS. More than 100 community-based water monitors joined us from across Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador. Join the  Atlantic Water Network Community Hub  Facebook Group to connect with conference attendees.

Keep ReadingKicking Off Atlantic DataStream in Halifax! June 5-6, 2018