Short-term drinking water advisories

Find short-term drinking water advisories in First Nations communities south of 60.

Advisories by region

A short-term DWA means there is a temporary water quality issue on a specific water system.

As of June 27, 2022, there were 37 short-term drinking water advisories in place in First Nations communities south of 60, excluding those in the British Columbia region. More details about the current and recently lifted short-term drinking water advisories, including ones from Saskatoon Tribal Council since January 27, 2022, are listed by region below.

Due to exceptional circumstances, advisories may be posted with a certain delay. Revoked advisories received during the month remain displayed for the current month.

Please contact the First Nations Health Authority directly for details on drinking water advisories affecting the First Nations communities in British Columbia.

Legend

BWA:
boil water advisory
DNC:
do not consume advisory
DNU:
do not use advisory
ISC:
Indigenous Services Canada

Atlantic

First Nation Community System name Type of advisory Date set (YYYY/MM/DD) Date revoked (YYYY/MM/DD) Population Infrastructure financially supported by ISC
Elsipogtog Elsipogtog Elsipogtog Camp Nogemag Semi-Public Water System BWA 2022/06/11 None 0-100 people No
Indian Island Indian Island Indian Island Gas Bar Semi-Public Water System DNC 2021/09/03 None Unknown No
Indian Island Indian Island Indian Island Marine Shop Semi-Public Water System DNC 2021/09/03 None Unknown No
Sipekne'Katik New Ross New Ross Public Water System DNC 2022/05/27 None 0-100 people Yes
Woodstock Woodstock Woodstock Economic Development Corporation SPWS-NT DNC 2022/03/09 None Unknown No
Woodstock Woodstock Woodstock First Nation Cardlock SPWS-NT BWA 2022/06/23 None Unknown No

Quebec

First Nation Community System name Type of advisory Date set (YYYY/MM/DD) Date revoked (YYYY/MM/DD) Population Infrastructure financially supported by ISC
Algonquine / Kipawa Kipawa ( Eagle Village) KIP Public Water System BWA 2022/06/23 None 0-100 people Yes
Atikamewk / Manawan Manawan MAN Public Water System BWA 2022/06/07 2022/06/07 1001-5000 people Yes
Atikamewk / Wemotaci Wemotaci WEM Public Water System BWA 2022/06/07 2022/06/11 1001-5000 people Yes
Innu / Ekuanitshit Ekuanitshit EKU Public Water System BWA 2022/06/08 2022/06/10 501-1000 people Yes
Innu / Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam Mani-Utenam (Malioténam) Mal Public Water System BWA 2022/05/31 2022/06/01 1001-5000 people Yes
Innu / Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam Mani-Utenam (Malioténam) MAL Public Water System BWA 2022/06/07 2022/06/09 1001-5000 people Yes
Innu / Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam Mani-Utenam
(Malioténam)
MAL Public Water System BWA 2022/06/13 2022/06/15 1001-5000
people
Yes
Innu / Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam Mani-Utenam
(Malioténam)
MAL Public Water System BWA 2022/06/17 2022/06/20 1001-5000
people
Yes

Ontario

First Nation Community System Name Type of Advisory Date Set (YYYY/MM/DD) Date Revoked (YYYY/MM/DD) Population Infrastructure financially supported by ISC
Batchewana Goulais River Goulais River Public Water System BWA 2022/04/25 None Unknown Yes
Bearskin Lake Bearskin Lake Bearskin Lake Community Centre/Youth Centre Semi-Public Water System BWA 2022/05/04 None Unknown Yes
Chippewas of the Thames Chippewas of the Thames Chippewas of the Thames Public Water System BWA 2021/12/14 None 101-500 people Yes
Couchiching Couchiching Couchiching Public Water System BWA 2022/06/15 None 501-1000 people Yes
Fort Severn Fort Severn Fort Severn Public Water System BWA 2021/12/29 None Unknown Yes
Garden River Echo River Echo River Public Water System BWA 2022/03/30 None 0-100 people Yes
Lac La Croix Lac La Croix Lac La Croix Public Water System BWA 2022/01/05 None 101-500 people Yes
Mishkeegogamang Mishkeegogamang 63A Ten Houses Public Water System BWA 2022/05/11 None 101-500 people Yes
Naicatchewenin Naicatchewenin Naicatchewenin Public Water System BWA 2022/05/31 2022/06/25 101-500 people Yes
Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Niisaachewan Anishinaabe Niisaachewan Public Water System BWA 2022/04/26 None 0-100 people Yes
Ojibway Nation of Saugeen Saugeen Saugeen School Semi-Public Water System BWA 2022/05/11 None Unknown No
Ojibway Nation of Saugeen Saugeen Multipurpose Semi-Public Water System-NT BWA 2022/05/11 None Unknown No
Ojibway Nation Of Saugeen Saugeen Saugeen Health Clinic Semi-Public Water System BWA 2022/05/12 None Unknown No
Rainy River Rainy River Rainy River Public Water System BWA 2022/05/09 None 101-500 people Yes
Slate Falls New Slate Falls Arena Well Public Water system BWA 2021/10/26 None Unknown No
Slate Falls New Slate Falls Church Well Public Water system BWA 2021/10/26 None Unknown No
Wabigoon Lake Wabigoon Wabigoon Public Water System BWA 2021/09/15 None 101-500 people Yes
Webequie Webequie Webequie Public Water System BWA 2022/06/23 None 501-1000 people Yes
Whitesand Whitesand Whitesand Public Water System BWA 2022/06/16 None 101-500 people Yes

Manitoba

First Nation Community System Name Type of Advisory Date Set (YYYY/MM/DD) Date Revoked (YYYY/MM/DD) Population Infrastructure financially supported by ISC
Bloodvein Bloodvein Bloodvein Public Water System BWA 2021/11/19 2022/06/10 1001-5000 people Yes
Dauphin River Dauphin River Dauphin River Public Water System BWA 2022/05/11 None 101-500 people Yes
Sioux Valley Dakota Nation Sioux Valley Sioux Valley Quik Stop Gas Bar BWA 2022/05/24 2022/05/27 Unknown No
Sioux Valley Dakota Nation Sioux Valley Sioux Valley Quik Stop Gas Bar BWA 2022/06/17 None Unknown No

Saskatchewan

First Nation Community System Name Type of Advisory Date Set (YYYY/MM/DD) Date Revoked (YYYY/MM/DD) Population Infrastructure financially supported by ISC
Ahtahkakoop Ahtahkakoop Ahtahkakoop No.104 / Ahtahkakoop Public Water System BWA 2022/06/23 2022/06/27 501-1000 people Yes
Big River Big River Big River No. 118 DNC 2022/03/21 None Unknown Yes
Canoe Lake Cree Eagles Lake Eagles Lake No. 165C / Eagles Lake Public Water System BWA 2022/06/06 2022/06/15 0-100 people Yes
Cumberland House Pemmican Portage Cumberland No. 20 - P/P / Pemmican Portage Public Water System BWA 2022/06/23 None 501-1000 people Yes
Cumberland House Reserve Centre Cumberland No. 20 - R/C/Reserve Centre Public Water System BWA 2022/06/23 None 101-500 people Yes
English River Wapachewunak 192D /Patuanak Wapachewunak No. 192D / Wapachewunak Public Water System BWA 2022/05/28 None 501-1000 people Yes
Fishing Lake Fishing Lake Fishing Lake No. 89 Public Water System BWA 2022/06/03 2022/06/09 101-500 people Yes
Kinookimaw Kinookimaw Resort Kinookimaw Golf course and subdivision Semi-Public Water System DNC 2022/04/28 None 101-500 people No
Montreal Lake & Lac La Ronge Little Red River Montreal Lake No. 106B Little Red River DNC 2022/03/21 None 501-1000 people Yes
Moosomin Moosomin Moosomin No. 112B Public Water System BWA 2022/05/27 2022/06/01 1001-5000 people Yes
Moosomin Moosomin Moosomin No. 112B Public Water System BWA 2022/06/14 2022/06/21 1001-5000 people Yes
Nekaneet Nekaneet Nekaneet No. 160A / Nekaneet Public Water System BWA 2022/04/05 2022/06/06 0-100 people Yes
Nekaneet Upper Camp Upper Camp Well / Upper Camp Public Water System BWA 2022/03/22 2022/06/06 0-100 people Yes
Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation Sandy Bay Sandy Bay NO. 202 / Sandy Bay Public Water System BWA 2021/11/01 None 101-500 people Yes
Piapot Piapot Piapot No. 75 Public Water System BWA 2022/06/07 2022/06/10 101-500 people Yes
Poundmaker Poundmaker Poundmaker No. 114 / Poundmaker Public Water System BWA 2022/5/25 2022/06/03 501-1000 people Yes
The Key First Nation The Key The Key Public Water System BWA 2022/03/30 None 101-500 people Yes
Whitecap Whitecap White Cap No. 94 Public Water System BWA 2022/06/06 2022/06/08 0-100 people Yes
Zagime Anishinabek (formerly Sakimay First Nation) Sakimay Sakimay Public Water System BWA 2021/07/14 None 101-500 people Yes

Alberta

First Nation Community System name Type of advisory Date set (YYYY/MM/DD) Date revoked (YYYY/MM/DD) Population Infrastructure financially supported by ISC
Driftpile Driftpile Driftpile Public Water System BWA 2022/06/23 2022/06/27 501-1000 people Yes
Little Red River Cree Nation - Fox Lake Fox Lake Fox Lake Public Water System BWA 2022/05/05 None 501-1000 people Yes
Sunchild Sunchild Westend Pumphouse Sunchild Westend Pumphouse Public Water System DNC 2022/05/31 2022/06/03 0-100 people Yes
Tsuut'Ina Nation Tsuut'Ina Nation Redwood Meadows Public Water System BWA 2022/06/14 2022/06/27 501-1000 people No

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