Clean drinking water is our inheritance. You can’t put a price on it.

Wellington Water Watchers is dedicated to the protection, restoration and conservation of drinking water in Guelph and Wellington County. Our organization rests upon three pillars: Educate. Advocate. Celebrate. Learn more about your water, and how you can help protect its quality.


Believing in preservation

not just conservation. Our local ecosystems must be protected for the well being of all future generations

Applying precautionary principle

proving no harm, beyond doubt, when engaged in projects that could be harmful to our water resources

Promoting tap water

as a healthy and environmentally preferable alternative to packaged water

Seeking constructive engagement

with those who affect local water policy, and accountability from corporations


WWW Welcomes Two New Board Members

WWW is very excited to welcome two new board members to our Board of Directors. Karen Rathwell brings enthusiasm and her love of water to her role, as well as her experience from a 22-year career in public education. Leigh Fishleigh is a lawyer in practice and he lives with his family on the banks…


Paul Baines Announced as Guest Speaker at Upcoming AGM

We are pleased to announce that this year’s AGM welcomes Paul Baines from the Great Lakes Commons as our guest speaker. The Great Lakes Commons is a grassroots effort to establish the Great Lakes as a living commons — shared waters that we all protect in perpetuity. Great Lakes Commons is a growing and open network…