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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Erin Water Rockers Rock!

Kudos to the Erin Water Rockers! Let’s Give Them Our Support. Calling themselves the Water Rockers, grade 6 students at Erin Public School have been working tirelessly to protect their local water supply, to reduce plastic waste, and to promote public tap water in their town. Last year the Water Rockers convince 100% of downtown…


Thank You Volunteers!

Hello to all wonderful Water Watcher Volunteers, Our organization, from its very inception, has relied almost exclusively on volunteer support. This is a legacy we are proud of and wish to maintain throughout our entire incarnation as every person in this county who drinks water is a water watcher! For National Volunteer Week 2015, we…


Food and Water First Pledge

A special note from Food & Water First:

While we managed to stop the mega quarry for now, until legislative changes are made to protect prime agricultural land, the truth is someone can reapply tomorrow for the same pit on the same land.


Seeking constructive engagement

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

Believing in preservation

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

Promoting tap water

as a healthy and environmentally preferable alternative to packaged water

Applying precautionary principle

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