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
E-Mailenviroinfo@ec.gc.ca
Websitewww.ec.gc.ca/scitech/default.asp?lang=En&n=0B9A6436-1#nwri
Social MediaFacebook Facebook, Flickr Flickr, Twitter Twitter, YouTube YouTube
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionEnvironment 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
Established1967
FundingFederal
Service Information
Service/Program DescriptionHosts 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
FeesNone
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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