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.

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RECENT POSTS

Share Your Views on Strengthening Canada’s Environmental Regulations

The Government of Canada is currently seeking the public’s views on improving its environmental and regulatory processes. This public consultation is your opportunity to provide input and emphasize the importance of restoring and strengthening our protection of Canada’s waters. Please head to this post from the Canadian Freshwater Alliance for some more detailed background on the contents of…

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The Globe and Mail: Article on Nestlé’s continued water extraction during drought

“Nestlé continues to extract water from Ontario town despite drought: activists” 21 August 2016: The Globe and Mail has published an article about Nestlé’s continued water extraction in Aberfoyle, beyond the July 31st expiration of their permit, and the objections raised by the Wellington Water Watchers. Read the full article here. More information about Wellington Water Watchers’ “Water for…

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KEY INITIATIVES

Seeking constructive engagement

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

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

Believing in preservation

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