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‘Nobody has these stories’: Canada’s longest river at record low levels – Daily Guardian

by ahnationtalk on July 8, 202413 Views

July 8, 2024

Canada’s longest river is at historically low levels, stranding communities that rely on it for essential goods and alarming First Nations along its banks who have never known the mighty Mackenzie to be so shallow.

“This has never been seen before,” said Dieter Cazon, looking out at the water from his office as land and resources manager for the Liidlii Kue First Nation at Fort Simpson, N.W.T.

“We’ve asked elders, ‘Does anybody have stories about water being this incredibly low?’ Nobody has these stories.”

From Great Slave Lake to the Beaufort Sea, the Mackenzie River is 1,738 kilometres long. Its watershed covers parts of five provinces and territories.

Read More: https://dailyguardian.ca/nobody-has-these-stories-canadas-longest-river-at-record-low-levels/

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