Enough fresh, clean water for our future depends on the choices we make today. It’s your choice – make it Lake Friendly! Thousands of products that we use everyday are flushed or rinsed down the drain and eventually end up […]
The Lake Windermere Project won a prestigious eco-award from the Real Estate Foundation of B.C. The Land Awards recognize “forward-thinking people and organizations – leaders in creating sustainable communities and making B.C. a better place to live.” The Lake Windermere […]
Bruce Smith, president of the Lake Winnipeg Foundation, says joining forces nationally and internationally to protect freshwater lakes fits the foundation’s over-arching mandate. The foundation was created in 2005 by a small group of people in the Village of Dunnottar. […]
Environmental DNA (eDNA) is an emerging tool for monitoring present biodiversity. It uses gene sequencing linked to DNA/RNA barcode libraries to allow for faster, more complete profile of biodiversity content from very small samples. Internationally, countries like Australia, the EU […]
Living Lakes Canada delivers programs in 4 core areas: watershed awareness and education; citizen science and stewardship; watershed restoration; and innovative policy approaches for governance, management, and planning. We are a collaboration of community organizations working to build capacity for the effective protection of Canada’s freshwater resources, by bridging the gap between science and action to foster a culture of normalizing water stewardship through citizen science.