There's no question we had it bad with the former Harper government.
It slashed protections for 99 per cent of lakes and rivers that previously existed in the Navigable Waters Protection Act and removed safeguards under other water legislation.
People are hungry for real change. But one year later, are Justin Trudeau's actions speaking louder than his words?
Trudeau's ministers assure Canadians that they are modernizing water and environmental legislation like the Navigation Protection Act and will create nation-to-nation relationships with First Nations.