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Water: A precious resource


Atlas themes Teaching level Province/Territory

This water-rich land

Secondary (9-12)


Northwest Territories


In this lesson, students will learn about one of Canada’s most important renewable resources; Water. They will use The Canadian Atlas to complete a fact finder exercise about Canada’s water supply. Next, they will map Canada’s ocean drainage basins and complete an organizer to make connections between water supply, physical geography, industry and population.


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