Water Stewardship

Water is critical for business and companies around the world.

Fostering a culture of corporate water stewardship is important for managing water risk, enhancing social license to operate and to engage local stakeholders in the watersheds where your business operates.

Your support of New Acre Project will help to produce cleaner water and replenish water sources through restoration of natural infrastructure and by fostering community partnerships.

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Achieve water neutrality

Whether it’s offsetting water use or improving the health of watersheds, New Acre Project can help you meet your corporate goals related to water.

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achieve water neutrality

Whether it’s offsetting water use or improving the health of watersheds, New Acre Project can help you meet your corporate goals related to water.

A New Acre Project contributes positive impacts and results in meaningful metrics

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Checkmark Reduce sediment & nutrient runoff
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Contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals

With New Acre, your business can also meaningfully contribute to the CEO Water Mandate, Alliance for Water Stewardship and Global Sustainable Development Goal #6 (SDG #6), Clean Water and Sanitation.

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We can help you meet your goals by providing clear, transparent metrics of all the water your business helps return to the landscape.

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Community Resilience

Biodiversity

Pollination

Climate Change

SGDs

Community Resilience

Biodiversity

Pollination

Climate Change

Stories About Water Stewardship

Silk® to Help Restore Farmland Across Canada

Silk® to Help Restore Farmland Across Canada

Silk® supports the management and restoration of 90 acres through New Acre Project“Our involvement in the New Acre™ Project advances our ongoing mission to support local communities and promote sustainable local practices, such as water conservation and helping...

RBC Foundation Supports New Acre Platform

RBC Foundation Supports New Acre Platform

RBC Foundation supports the Development of the New Acre Platform“We’re proud to be working alongside ALUS Canada to develop real-world, scalable solutions to tackle the challenges that continue to plague our environment.”ALUS Canada, A Weston Family Initiative, is...

Alliance for Water Stewardship: Across the Value Chain

Alliance for Water Stewardship: Across the Value Chain

New Acre Project Joins AWS to Help Businesses Achieve Water Goals“By joining the AWS, we’ll stay nimble to respond to the latest global innovations in corporate water stewardship and be in a better position to help business leaders achieve Scope 3 water objectives,...

Silk® to Help Restore Farmland Across Canada

Silk® to Help Restore Farmland Across Canada

Silk® supports the management and restoration of 90 acres through New Acre Project“Our involvement in the New Acre™ Project advances our ongoing mission to support local communities and promote sustainable local practices, such as water conservation and helping...

RBC Foundation Supports New Acre Platform

RBC Foundation Supports New Acre Platform

RBC Foundation supports the Development of the New Acre Platform“We’re proud to be working alongside ALUS Canada to develop real-world, scalable solutions to tackle the challenges that continue to plague our environment.”ALUS Canada, A Weston Family Initiative, is...

Alliance for Water Stewardship: Across the Value Chain

Alliance for Water Stewardship: Across the Value Chain

New Acre Project Joins AWS to Help Businesses Achieve Water Goals“By joining the AWS, we’ll stay nimble to respond to the latest global innovations in corporate water stewardship and be in a better position to help business leaders achieve Scope 3 water objectives,...