To promote a cooperative approach to water management, the Governments of Canada, British Columbia, Alberta (AB), Saskatchewan, the Northwest Territories (NWT) and Yukon signed the Mackenzie River Basin Transboundary Waters Master Agreement (Master Agreement) in 1997. The Master Agreement commits all six governments to work together to maintain the ecological integrity of the aquatic Management Agreements (Bilateral Agreements).
The NWT-AB Agreement was signed March 18, 2015. This report outlines highlights of the first year of implementation of the agreement.
This report contains implementation highlights of the inaugural year, 2015-2016.