Researchers at U of Winnipeg, U of Waterloo, Queens’s University, U of Saskatchewan and Wilfrid laurier University find Manitoba Lakes some of the highest for internal phosphorous loading.
CBC interviews Grassy River FN residents about mercury in their environment.
Read Lake Winnipeg Foundations’s Dr. Alexis Kanu and the International Institute for Sustainable Development’s Dimple Roy’s commentary on helping Lake Winnipeg.
Fish on antidepressants. #thestruggleisreal
Concerned about water quality in First Nation communities? Vice news will be talking about it all week!
Pray for the water: Water Gathering brings together Indigenous and non-Indigenous protectors in the Whiteshell. Click below to view the full article.
Diane Adams, a metis student at the University of Saskatchewan School of Public Health,hopes participating in a national fellowship to create clean energy strategies for Canada will help put an end to ‘energy poverty’ in Indigenous, rural and remote communities. Diane is also part of the Create H20 Program at the University of Manitoba. Congratulations Read more about A clean future – School of Public Health – University of Saskatchewan[…]
Great announcement by the Minister of Environment and Climate Change Canada re: $25.7 M for funding for Lake Winnipeg. The Universty of Manitoba and CanWin’s very own Dr. Greg McCullough discusses what the fund may want to support. Dr. McCullough also represented CanWIN in an earlier invite only stakeholder meeting with the Minister!
This family is a key point of contact for our researchers on the Manitoba Great Lakes Project.