Canada. Environment Canada

Site: National Water Research Institute - Canada Centre for Inland Waters

Service: Environmental Sciences Research

Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name CCIW ; NWRI
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone Environment Canada 1-800-668-6767
Fax Environment Canada 819-994-1412
E-Mail enviroinfo@ec.gc.ca
Website www.ec.gc.ca/scitech/default.asp?lang=En&n=0B9A6436-1#nwri
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Agency Information
Description (Agency) Environment Canada's mandate is to preserve and enhance the quality of the natural environment. 
* conserve Canada's renewable resources * conserve and protect Canada's water resources * forecast daily weather conditions and warnings, and provide detailed meteorological information * enforce rules relating to boundary waters * coordinate environmental policies and programs for the federal government.
Legal Status (40) Federal Government
Established 1967
Funding Federal
Service Information
Description (Service) Hosts staff from Environment Canada‚Äôs Water Science and Technology Directorate as well as members of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, and is Canada's largest freshwater research facility.  
* staff working at the centre include aquatic ecologists, hydrologists, toxicologists, physical geographers, modellers, limnologists, environmental chemists and research technicians
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
867 Lakeshore Rd
Burlington, ON L7R 4A6
 
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Intersection Eastport Dr and Lakeshore Rd
Mailing Address c/o National Water Research Institute 
PO Box 5050 
867 Lakeshore Rd 
Burlington, ON L7R 4A6
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service Categories Physical Sciences and Technology Research