Fresh water is fundamental to all life. The Northwest Territories (NWT) has an abundance of fresh water. This water is essential to ecosystem health, and the social, cultural and economic well-being of territorial residents. Northerners rely on water and aquatic ecosystems for sustenance, recreation, and transportation.
The 2019/2020 NWT Water Stewardship Strategy Progress Review Summary is the fourth and final progress review under the NWT Water Stewardship Strategy Action Plan 2016-2020, which puts into motion the vision and goals of the Water Strategy