Canada’s waterways are the lifeblood of the nation, providing invaluable ecosystem services and fuelling its economy. Learn who holds responsibility for the protection of Canada’s water, what issues are impacting the country’s fresh water resources and why Canadians must act now to balance the needs of nature with the needs of a nation.

Featured lesson plan: European Migration to Tilting, Newfoundland

In this lesson, students will learn about historical connections between Tilting, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Ireland. Using the Canadian Atlas Online, students will compare and contrast two settlements on the island of Newfoundland Tilting and Trinity. Students will be encouraged to use historical data to construct maps and interpret pie charts.