Canada. Environment Canada

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

Service: Environmental Sciences Research

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Record #: BTN0402 Last Full Update: 07 Oct 2014
Agency and Service Names
Alternate NameCCIW ; NWRI
Contact Information
Toll Free PhoneEnvironment Canada 1-800-668-6767
FaxEnvironment Canada 819-994-1412
Social MediaFacebook Facebook, Flickr Flickr, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
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
Service Information
Description (Service)Hosts staff from Environment Canada’s 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 
HoursOffice: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas ServedCanada
EligibilityNo restrictions
LanguagesEnglish ; French
Site Information
Located In CommunityBurlington
Address & Map
867 Lakeshore Rd
Burlington, ON L7R 4A6
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Mailing Addressc/o National Water Research Institute 
PO Box 5050 
867 Lakeshore Rd 
Burlington, ON L7R 4A6
AccessibilityFully Accessible
Taxonomy and Classification
Service CategoriesPhysical Sciences and Technology Research
Other Details
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