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: Getting to Know the Seaway: A Project Based Lesson

In this lesson, students will work in groups to bring together an overview of the St. Lawrence Seaway. Upon completion of individual projects, groups will convene and present their findings to their classmates and other interested parties.