These are links to federal and provincial/territorial government bodies and national/provincial or territorial organizations.
Associations and Organizations
AWWOA - Alberta Water and Wastewater Operators Association
ACWWA - Atlantic Canada Waterworks Association
BCWWA - British Columbia Water and Waste Association
CALA - Canadian Association for Laboratory Accreditation
CWRA - Canadian Water Resources Association
CGWA - Canadian Ground Water Association
ECO Canada - Environmental Careers Organization Canada
EHFC - Environmental Health Foundation of Canada
NTWWA - Northern Territories Water and Waste Association
H2Info Page - RiverSides Stewardship Alliance
WCWWA - Western Canada Water and Wastewater Association
CCME - Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment
CMHC - Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation
Environment Canada: Freshwater Website
Environment Canada: Water Efficiency
Environment Canada: State of the Environment Infobase
Health Canada: Water Quality and Health
INAC - Indian and Northern Affairs Canada
Industry Canada - Strategis Website
NRC - National Research Council
NHRC - National Housing Research Committee
NWRI - National Water Resource Institute
ESE - Environmental Science and Engineering Magazine
Innovation Canada - online magazine featuring some of the most exciting, leading-edge research taking place in universities and research institutions across the country.
NSERC Chair in Drinking Water Treatment
Water Health Connection - Physicians On-Line Reference Guide
Safe Drinking Water is Essential - U.S. National Academy of Sciences and the Global Health and Education Foundation
These are links to water and wastewater organizations and websites in countries other than Canada.
Agriculture Network Information Center - United States
Alliance for Water Efficiency - promoting the efficient and sustainable use of water
AWA - Australian Water Association
AWWA - American Water Works Association
Drinking Water Information for Consumers
AwwaRF: Awwa Research Foundation
CWWA - Carribean Water and Wastewater Association
ECOIQ - linked index of water and wastewater articles from EcoIQ Magazine
IWA - International Water Association
NZWWA - New Zealand Water and Waste Association
South West Water - Exeter, England
USEPA - Environmental Protection Agency
The Utility Connection - links to water, wastewater, electric and gas utilities, associations, magazines, etc.
Water Science for Schools - U.S. Geological Survey
WHO - Water, Sanitation and Health
Amans - Association of Municipal Administrators of Nova Scotia
FCM - Federation
of Canadian Municipalities
NLFM - Newfoundland & Labrador Federation of Municipalities
Region of Waterloo/City of Guelph Water Softener Facts - offers testing results for different water softeners as well as basic information on these devices.
Water Science for Schools : All about water use from the U.S. Geological Survey.
Water Use in the United States : Detailed information from the National Atlas.
Irrigation and Water Use : Irrigation data from the Department of Agriculture.
Global Water Use Map : Part of the Worldmapper project of Sheffield University.
Electricity and Water Use : How water is used in the production of electricity.
Water Footprint : Analysis of water use for products, nations, and corporations.
Water Uses : Seven categories of water use described.
The Different Water Users : International water use compared.
Estimated Water Use in Aquaculture : Government assessment of water use in industries.
Recreational Waters : The World Health Organizations recreational waters info page.