Staff Roles

It takes a lot to get water from the mountains to our taps. Meet a few members of the team at Metro Vancouver and learn what they do to help bring clean safe drinking water to your home.


 

 

We Love Water: Jesse, Environmental ManagerWe Love Water: Jesse, Environmental Manager415770632
We Love Water: Tanya, Water TreatmentWe Love Water: Tanya, Water Treatment422570084
We Love Water: Vila, Lab ScientistWe Love Water: Vila, Lab Scientist432557080
We Love Water: Theron, Water Construction & MaintenanceWe Love Water: Theron, Water Construction & Maintenance427210733
We Love Water: Dana, Planning EngineerWe Love Water: Dana, Planning Engineer425329446
We Love Water: Kevin, Watershed ProtectionWe Love Water: Kevin, Watershed Protection414954896

​While conserving water when we live in a rainy climate might seem strange at first, it is still important that we do. This video explains why.

 

 

 

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Ready to learn a little more about Metro Vancouver’s water system? Watch how water travels from the watersheds to your tap, and everything in between.

 

 

 

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Where your drinking water comes from?

Wonder where your drinking water comes from? Three reservoirs provide a pure, fresh and natural source of water.  


 

 

Coquitlam ReservoirCoquitlam Reservoir241097007
Capilano ReservoirCapilano Reservoir241792232
Seymour ReservoirSeymour Reservoir241919819

Tips to Save Water

Now that you know why it’s important to conserve drinking water, and all the steps involved in its treatment and distribution, use these quick tips to save water in and around your home.


 

 

Run Full Loads of Laundry - We Love Water TipsRun Full Loads of Laundry - We Love Water Tips219192739
Short Showers - We Love WaterShort Showers - We Love Water219192720
Let your lawn go brown - We Love WaterLet your lawn go brown - We Love Water219185624
Let your car get dusty - We Love WaterLet your car get dusty - We Love Water219185613
Spring-loaded Nozzle - We Love WaterSpring-loaded Nozzle - We Love Water219421539
Sweep your Patio - We Love WaterSweep your Patio - We Love Water219033575
Use a Rain Barrel - We Love WaterUse a Rain Barrel - We Love Water219421601