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Minutes of Proceedings

44th Parliament, 1st Session
Meeting 113
Tuesday, June 11, 2024, 4:06 p.m. to 7:03 p.m.
Francis Scarpaleggia, Chair (Liberal)

Library of Parliament
• Alison Clegg, Analyst
• Sarah Yakobowski, Analyst
Department of the Environment
• Daniel Wolfish, Assistant Deputy Minister, Canada Water Agency
• Caroline Blais, Director, Forest Products and Fisheries Act
• Laura Cervoni, Acting Director, Freshwater Policy, Canada Water Agency
• Wayne Jenkinson, Executive Director, National Hydrological Services
• Arash Shahsavarani, Director, Water Quality Monitoring and Surveillance Division
Government of Alberta
• Kate Rich, Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy, Environment and Protected Areas
Government of the Northwest Territories
• Julian Kanigan, Assistant Deputy Minister, Environmental Management, Monitoring and Climate Change, Environment and Climate Change
Government of Yukon
• Heather Jirousek, Director, Water Resources, Department of Environment
• Brendan Mulligan, Senior Scientist, Groundwater, Water Resources, Department of Environment
Pursuant to Standing Order 108(2) and the motion adopted by the committee on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, the committee resumed its study of freshwater.

Daniel Wolfish made a statement and, with the other witnesses, answered questions.

At 4:30 p.m., the meeting was suspended.

At 4:35 p.m., the meeting resumed.

Questioning of the witnesses resumed.

At 5:16 p.m., the meeting was suspended.

At 5:20 p.m., the meeting resumed.

Kate Rich, Julian Kanigan, Heather Jirousek and Brendan Mulligan made statements and answered questions.

At 5:49 p.m., pursuant to Standing Order 115(5), the meeting was suspended.

At 5:54 p.m., the meeting resumed.

Questioning of the witnesses resumed.

At 7:03 p.m., the committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.

Natalie Jeanneault
Clerk of the committee