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PURVEYING WATER, PRESCRIBING WATER EDUCATION: The Regional Municipality of Peel's Water Education Program

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Abstract:

Water issues have perhaps never been more newsworthy in Canada than they are at the dawn of this new millennium. Two consequences of recent waterborne pathogen tragedies are: a heightened awareness of water issues, and an unprecedented public thirst for water-related information. Notwithstanding these recent events, water education has long been an important issue --and water a precious resource-- to us, as municipal water purveyors, at the Regional Municipality of Peel.

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: https://doi.org/10.2175/193864702784247053

Publication date: 2002-01-01

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