Water Survey of Canada

WSC hydrometric techniciansPhoto: Water Survey of Canada hydrometric technicians monitor
a river's water level and flow. ©Environment Canada


The Water Survey of Canada (WSC) is the national authority responsible for the collection, interpretation and dissemination of standardized water resource data and information in Canada. In partnership with the provinces, territories and other agencies, WSC operates over 2800 active hydrometric gauges across the country.


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