Description: The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) created a framework to assess the health of freshwater ecosystems across Canada. They are working to address key questions by completing the first Canada-wide assessment of the country’s watersheds, focussing on four indicators of river health and seven key threats. The WWF has completed Watershed Reports for half of Canada and aims to complete all of them by 2017.
Key Words: Framework, health, management, monitoring, non-profit, watershed, water
|Lead Organization||World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Canada|
|Regional Focus||Peace River, Fraser-Fort George, Northern Rockies, Stikine|
|Primary Contact||James Casey and Mike Ambach