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N.W.T. wildfires could have impact on water quantity and quality, expert warns

Drinking water scarcity could result following fires, research scientist says

September 20, 2023  By Ground Water Canada

Northwest Territories – Water quantity and quality could be affected by the territories’ wildfire season, experts warn, adding treatment systems could also be strained. A research scientist at Natural Resources Canada’s Northern Forestry Centre says drinking water scarcity can result after a wildfire. Cabin Radio report | READ MORE

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