Brad Wallace May 7, 2015 Time to apply leading water knowledge for Canada's success Brad Wallace May 7, 2015 Trust. Trust that policies are informed by unbiased science. We indeed need to re-establish that link. It’s becoming increasingly evident that in order to be successful, government policies and private sector projects must attain public buy-in and support. This hinges in large part on whether the decisions driving the policies and projects are seen to be informed by unbiased, credible science. We need to re-establish trust in the strong link between leading science and effective policy, particularly with respect to key issues of ensuring protection of environment and public health.