Ground Water Canada

Dunk River pumping would have contravened Water Act regulations, P.E.I. civil servant tells committee. The Halifax Chronicle-Herald reports.

The Ontario government is making changes to the province’s water-taking program, including new rules that give municipalities more direct input on allowing bottled water companies to withdraw new or increased amounts of groundwater in their communities

Statistics Canada reports the total value of building permits issued in Canada in February broke the $10 billion mark for the first time, as a jump in the non-residential sector more than offset the decline in the residential sector.