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Update to long-term drinking water advisories in Canada


October 13, 2020
By Ground Water Canada

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Ottawa – Since November 2015 and as of Oct. 7, 2020, 95 long-term drinking water advisories on public systems on reserve have been lifted and 60 long-term drinking water advisories are in effect, according to Indigenous Services Canada.

The department is working to update the Ending long-term drinking water advisories webpage to reflect these current numbers.

In an email to Ground Water Canada, Indigenous Services Canada provided details on the long-term drinking water advisories in effect in the table below.

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Long-Term Drinking Water Advisories in Effect on Public Systems on Reserve

Updated: October 7, 2020
RegionFirst NationSystem Name
ONAnishinabe of Wauzhushk OnigumBald Indian Bay Public Water System (#15902)
ONAnishnabeg of NaongashingBig Island Lake Public Water System (#6482)
ONBearskin LakeBearskin Lake Community Centre/Youth Centre Semi-Public Water System (#17218)
ONChippewa of Georgina IslandGeorgina Island Public Water System (#7157)
ONChippewas of NawashCape Croker Public Water System
ONEabametoong First NationEabametoong Public Water System (#7132)
ONGull Bay (Kiashke Zaaging Anishinaabek)Gull Bay Public Water System (#7183)
ONMarten FallsMarten Falls Public Water System (#7135)
ONMishkeegogamang63B Public Water System

(#7190)

ONMishkeegogamangMishkeegogamang Ten Houses Systems (63A) (#7189)
ONMississaugas of Scugog Island First NationScugog Community Water System 1 Public Water System (#15899)
ONMississaugas of Scugog Island First NationScugog Community Water System 2 Public Water System (#15900)
ONMississaugas of Scugog Island First NationScugog Band Office Semi-Public Water System (#17224)
ONMississaugas of Scugog Island First NationScugog Health Centre Semi-Public Water System (#17225)
ONMohawks of the Bay of QuinteAll MBQ Semi-Public Water System (#17226)
ONMohawks of the Bay of QuinteMBQ Airport Public Water System (#17227)
ONMohawks of the Bay of QuinteMBQ Bayview Variety Apartments Public Water System (#17228)
ONMohawks of the Bay of QuinteMBQ Clifford Maracle’s Well Public Water Supply (#17229)
ONMohawks of the Bay of QuinteMBQ Trailer Park Public Water System (#17230)
ONMuskrat Dam LakeMuskrat Dam Public Water System (#6542)
ONNeskantagaNeskantaga Public Water System (#7137)
ONNibinamikNibinamik Public Water System (#7138)
ONNorth Spirit LakeNorth Spirit Lake Public Water System (#7128)
ONNorthwest Angle No. 33East Pump house Plant Public Water System (part of Angle Inlet Public Water System) (#7126)
ONNorthwest Angle No. 33West Pump house Plant Public Water System (part of Angle Inlet Public Water System)  (#7126)
ONNorthwest Angle No. 33Elsie Blackhawk Pump house Public Water System (#17223)
ONNorthwest Angle No. 37 (Animakee Wa Zhing #37)Regina Bay Public Water System (#6483)
ONOjibway Nation of SaugeenSaugeen Health
Clinic Semi-Public
Water System
ONOjibway Nation of SaugeenSaugeen School
Semi-Public Water
System
ONOneida of the ThamesOneida Public Water System (#7176)
ONSachigo LakeSachigo Lake Public Water System
ONSandy LakeSandy Lake Public Water System (#7179)
ONShoal Lake No. 40Pump house No. 1 Public Water System (#6534)
ONShoal Lake No. 40Pump house No. 2 Public Water System (#17125)
ONShoal Lake No. 40Pump house No. 3 Public Water System (#17126)
ONShoal Lake No. 40Pump house No. 4 Public Water System (#17127)
ONShoal Lake No. 40Pump house No. 5 Public Water System (#17128)
ONShoal Lake No. 40Pump house No. 9 Public Water System (#17129)
ONShoal Lake No. 40School Pump house Public Water System (#17217)
ONWabaseemoong Independent NationWhitedog Public Water System (#6531)
ONWahta MohawkWahta Administration/ Community Centre Semi-Public Water System (#17232)
ONWashagamis BayWashagamis Bay East Public Water System (#6532)
ONWashagamis BayWashagamis Bay West Public Water System (#17132)
ONWawakapewinLong Dog Public Water System (#7168)
MBLake ManitobaLake Manitoba Jordan’s principle Building Semi Public Well
MBLittle SaskatchewanLittle Saskatchewan Band Office Water System
MBSapotaweyakSapotaweyak (Shoal River) – 6591
MBShamattawa Shamattawa Public Water System (#6601)
MBTataskweyak Cree NationTataskweyak Cree Public Water System (#6602)
SKBlack LakeBlack Lake Public Water System (#6644)
SKLittle PineLittle Pine Public Water System
SKMinistikwan Lake Cree NationMudie Lake Public Water System (#6684)
SKPeepeekisisPeepeekis Main Public Water System (#6669)
SKPeepeekisisPoitras Well (#17166)
SKPeter Ballantyne Cree NationChief Joseph Custer #201 (Opawakoscikan Reserve #201) (#16044)
SKStar BlanketStar Blanket Public Water System (#6672)
SKWhite BearWhite Bear Public Water System (#6651)
BCSemiahmooSemiahmoo Community Water System (#6997)
BCWet’suwet’enPalling Community Water System (#6921)
BCXeni Gwet’inCarrot Creek/James Lulua Community Water System (#7055)