Key Message

Flooding affects many northern First Nation communities both on the coast from spring breakup of rivers, and inland from combinations of rain on frozen ground, snow melt and heavy rains in summer.

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Amber Langmuir, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry

Ice jams, winter rain, spring melt                                                                                          

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Halya Petzold, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry

Hydrology and climate change in northern Ontario

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Michael Nugent, Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada

Kashechewan First Nations floods                                    

 
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David Pearson, Laurentian University

Flooding in the north