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 2018/2019 NWT Water Stewardship Strategy Progress Review provides an overview of the status of all Action Items for 2018/19, describes major undertakings and includes examples of Performance Indicators from each section of the Action Plan