Cleaning Up Lake Winnipeg: The Lake Winnipeg Basin Stewardship Fund

cover of publicationLake Winnipeg is fed by a vast basin covering approximately one million square kilometres, encompassing four provinces and four U.S. states. The water quality of Lake Winnipeg has been negatively impacted by excessive amounts of nutrients from both rural and urban sources. The Lake Winnipeg Basin Stewardship Fund provides financial support for high-impact, solution-oriented projects aimed at reducing nutrient loads, and improving the long-term ecological health of the lake and watershed.

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  • Author: Environment Canada
  • Language of Document: Separate English/French
  • Document Type: Fact sheet
  • Cat. No.: En4-228/2013E-PDF
  • ISBN: 978-1-100-22751-1
  • Size: 21.6 x 28
  • Pages: 4
  • Year: 2013
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