Ninth Annual NWT Water Strategy Implementation Workshop

November 5, 2018

The Waters of the Northwest Territories will remain clean, abundant and productive for all time.” – NWT Water Stewardship Strategy Vision
Ninth Annual NWT Water Strategy Implementation Workshop

We were also thrilled to share a short “highlights reel” video showcasing the work of community water monitors and guardians in the NWT. We continue to be inspired by the commitment and dedication of all those working to protect the health of these shared waters.

Follow  this link  to read the  Northern Voices, Northern Waters NWT Water Stewardship Strategy.

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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Nicole Goodman monitoring water with test strips.

CBM In Action: North Slave Métis Alliance

Community-based monitoring groups of all shapes and sizes are taking action to protect rivers, lakes and wetlands. These are the amazing people and initiatives that inspire us to do the work we do here at DataStream.

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Houseboats frozen in the lake in Yellowknife

DataStream’s first Northern Data-thon!

In May the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) hosted over 40 water stewards from across the territory for a community-based water monitoring workshop. The workshop included training in monitoring protocols, results-sharing and discussion. It also provided an opportunity for some hands-on time with DataStream for water monitors to dive into all the data they’ve been collecting. 

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