Makeway-Atlantic Water Network (AWN)
6080 Young Street
Halifax, NS B3K 5L2
Primary contact: Emma Wattie
Language of Service: English
Scope of Activities: Interprovincial
Region: Acadian Peninsula & Northeast, Kent-Miramichi, Southeast, Sunbury-Queens-Kings Counties, Southwest, Central-West, Northwest
Purpose: Atlantic Water Network (AWN) is Atlantic Canada’s hub for community-based water monitoring. For nearly two decades, AWN has supported a growing network of over one-hundred community partner organizations throughout Atlantic Canada in all aspects of water quality monitoring. AWN achieves this by creating shared learning opportunities, offering tailored technical supports, and promoting local water priorities at both regional and national scales.
Activities: We provide our partners with support in setting up water monitoring programs by support in access to equipment, data management solutions and other resources.
Resources Available to the Public: Environmental monitoring, Workshops and events