GNWT updates its map of arsenic-impacted lakes, lands

by Sidney Cohen - June 15, 2018

The government of Northwest Territories has added to its list of lakes with elevated levels of arsenic. Recent environmental data show that Niven, Range and Fiddler Lakes have arsenic levels above Health Canada’s drinking water guidelines, so NWT’s chief public health officer is warning people not to drink water from these lakes. Corriveau said Niven,…

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