World Water Day Blog Spot - Has COVID-19 increased water pollution?
Rama Pulicharla (York University, Canada) has written the second of our two guest blog spots in celebration of World Water Day. In this post, Rama discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic has had a mixed impact on the environment and how we should take advantage of this unique opportunity to learn from mistakes and build on the positive effects which resulted from restrictions.
World Water Day Blog Spot - Managing the Pandemic: Use of WBE and Examples from Canada
Gamze Kirim and Jean-David Therrien (modelEAU, Université Laval and CentrEau, Quebec Water Research Centre) have written one of our two guest blog spots in celebration of World Water Day. In their post, Gamze and Jean-David discuss how the pandemic demonstrated the efficacy of Wastewater-based epidemiology (WBE), how WBE is being used in Canada today, and the importance of continuing to adapt and innovate this technology for the future.
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