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Rivers and Lakes

Online Tools for Rivers

  • Alberta River Water Quality Index
    The index summarizes physical, chemical and biological data into a simple descriptor of water quality and provides a simple snapshot of annual water quality conditions in major rivers of the province.
  • Alberta's River Basins
    Provides information on river flows and data identified by watershed.

Online Tools for Lakes

The Government of Alberta provides online tools and websites that provide information on lake and river water quality.

These include:

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Updated: Jul 20, 2018