Climate Change Impacts on Water and Wastewater Infrastructure at Moose Factory

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July 24, 2018

Moose Factory is a community on Moose Factory Island at the southern end of James Bay. A reserve belonging to the Moose Cree First Nation and with a population of 1,451 makes up the northern two-thirds of the island, while the Unorganized Cochrane District, with a population of 1,007, makes up the southern third of the island. This report presents the results of a climate risk assessment of Moose Factory’s water and wastewater infrastructure. It establishes a risk profile for the identified infrastructure, and provides recommendations regarding mitigating the risks with the highest consequences.

Ontario First Nations Technical Services Corporation