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Did you know that the average Canadian consumes nearly 6,400 liters of water every day? What may come as a surprise is that very little of that only 5%is consumed as drinking water, runs through toilets, taps, and garden hoses at home. Nearly 95 percent...

Canada Water Week is a week-long celebration of water from coast-to-coast-to-coast, held annually in the third week of March to coincide with World Water Day on March 22.   This year it is March 19-25.  Individuals, organizations and governments across the country are encouraged...

There has been a "Boil Water Advisory" issued for parts of Victoria Harbour, Ontario the last few days.   So what should or shouldn"t you do? Following these guidelines will help you get through it: To Boil Water:   Fill a pot with water Heat  the water until bubbles...

Completing the form Be prepared to supply the following information and make sure it is complete : your daytime telephone number the four-line detailed location, including postal code, of your water source your public health unit number (see page 2 of water sample submission form) an indication of how you...