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Tainted well water case ends in guilty verdict

May 01, 2013 0 Comments

By MICHAEL TARM, Associated Press  Updated 4:28 pm, Monday, April 29, 201 CHICAGO (AP) — After a former suburban Chicago water official was convicted Monday for lying about secretly....

Near normal snow pack means low flood risk

Apr 29, 2013 0 Comments

By Jennifer Feinberg - Chilliwack Progress Published: April 18, 2013 5:00 PM  City of Chilliwack is doing its usual spring freshet preparations including keeping an eye on the snow pack. The....

Alberta to consider testing water near fracking sites

Apr 10, 2013 4 Comments

Energy companies are not required to test water quality CBC News Posted: Apr 5, 2013 The Alberta government is considering expanding its mandatory water well testing program to include....

Osoyoos Mayor Says Mussels Are Too Dangerous to Ignore and Expects More Meetings

Apr 10, 2013 0 Comments

Adam Graham - Osoyoos 4/9/2013 - AM 1150 They're barely visible to the naked eye, but the Mayor of Osoyoos doesn't want people to turn a blind....

Water council flush with pride over award

Mar 27, 2013 0 Comments

by Wayne Moore - Castanet Story: 89245 Mar 22, 2013 In recognition of World Water Day and Canada Water Week, the Okanagan Water Stewardship Council was presented with....

British Columbians giving bottled water the boot

Mar 27, 2013 0 Comments

March 19, 2013. 12:30 pm: The Vancouver Sun  British Columbians are increasingly turning to tap water for their daily needs and giving bottled water the boot. [caption id="attachment_2205"....

Mollusk seen as monster threat to Okanagan

Mar 13, 2013 0 Comments

WEDNESDAY, 06 MARCH 2013 18:00 J.P. SQUIRE Forget milfoil. Zebra and quagga mussels are the Okanagan's aquatic enemy No. 1 with the potential to cause $45 million in....

Managing Western water from space

Feb 21, 2013 0 Comments

Sarah Jane Keller, February 15, 2013 - The Goat Blog  Over the last 40 years, images from space have shown us a lot about the changing West.....