Sault Ste Marie

Go Deep

A researcher’s hub for place-based water knowledge sharing: facts, articles, sector reports, innovation implementation activities, research projects unfolding on the ground, and so much more.


Listen to the voices of Sault Saint Marie: a collection of interviews with experts and local changemakers, knowledge sharing podcasts, youth perspectives, and oral histories. Voices brings to life the experiences and understanding of place-based water realities.


Explore Sault Ste Marie’s water story by video, photographic essay, mixed media and more.

  • Aquatic Species’ Olfactory Physiology & Toxicology

    In the Sault Ste Marie Watershed, chemical contaminants from agriculture and stormwater runoff are impacting the health of aquatic species. We met with Dr. Bill Dew to learn more.

  • Turkey Lakes Watershed Study

    Is acid rain still an issue of concern? Dr. Kara Webster, a Forest Soil Ecologist from the Great Lakes Forestry Centre, speaks to the Turkey Lakes Watershed Study, and how ...

  • Community Engagement Water Quality Testing

    Dr. Elaine Ho-Tassone tells us about the impacts of development on water quality, and different approaches to engaging community members in water quality testing.

  • Whitefish Island a Gathering Place

    Juliana Lesage-Corbiere from Batchewana First Nation shares the history and changes in the waterways near Whitefish Island, and speaks to the impacts of climate change.


Learn about the individuals and organizations on the ground in Sault Ste Marie working to solve local water challenges, create new approaches or invent new technology solutions to improve water security locally and with global impact.


Calling all Collaborators and the Global Waterlution Network!

Are you, or someone you know, making waves in the water sector? WaveMakers showcases the individuals who are working to solve local water challenges, create new approaches and developing new technological solutions to improve water security with global impact. They are the changemakers, the action-takers, the creators, the implementers and the mobilizers. If you, or someone you know, want to be featured…

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This is the first phase of World Water Journey, with so much more to come.

Waterlution has been running global programming for over a decade, our network stretches into urban centers and more remote communities across the planet. Do you have an idea of a pin that you would like to see on World Water Journey?