Environment, weather and natural hazard science

Climate change, weather forecasting, species at risk and natural hazards.

Services and information

Climate change

The facts on climate change and Canada's actions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Forests and climate change

The impact of climate change on Canada's forests and the steps Canada is taking to mitigate its effects.

Forest fires

Daily fire weather forecasts and fire danger conditions in Canada.

Adapting to climate change

Knowledge products to help Canadians adapt to climate change.

Climate change publications

Publications about climate change, including science assessments, case studies and adaptation reports.

Federal climate change programs

Federally funded programs and initiatives that address climate change.

Weather analysis and modelling

How numerical models are used to analyze and forecast the weather.

Atmospheric science

Science and research on air quality, climate change and meteorological issues.

Space weather

Current conditions and forecasts for the weather in space.

Water science and freshwater research

Scientific and technical intelligence used to sustain water resources and freshwater ecosystems.

Wildlife research and landscape science

Wildlife health, ecotoxicology, research, science and technology.

Species at risk

A list of species at risk, protection activities and public consultations.


Recent earthquake data, historical seismographic events and other earthquake research.

Marine geological hazards

Geological conditions at the sea floor that could result in risks to life or infrastructure.


Flooding as a natural hazard, maps and emergency response technologies, including satellite monitoring.


Landslide monitoring technologies, data collection and the impact of landslide geohazards.

Canadian Disaster Database

Detailed disaster records on more than 1000 disasters since 1900.

Drought Watch

Current and historic weather and climate conditions and their impact on agriculture.

Blue Kenue™: software tool for hydraulic modellers

Blue Kenue™ is a data preparation, analysis, and visualization tool for hydraulic modelers.

Environmental hydraulics services

A broad range of services in the field of environmental hydraulics.

Environmental toxicology

Services to help track a product's ecotoxicological effects and potential environmental impacts.

Green Kenue™: software tool for hydrologic modellers

Green Kenue™ is a data preparation, analysis, and visualization tool for hydrologic modelers.

Hyperspectral imaging technologies

Remote sensing technology for finding specific objects and identifying materials.

Sunrise/sunset calculator

Program to calculate the times of sunrise and sunset for the selected day.

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