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Toxic chemicals used in fracking includes hydrochloric acid, antifreeze

May 08, 2013 0 Comments

By Kevin Griffin, Vancouver Sun May 6, 2013  Toxic chemicals such as hydrochloric acid and ethylene glycol (antifreeze) are among those pumped underground to help release natural gas....

Moving away from wells in East Langley

May 08, 2013 0 Comments

By Dan Ferguson - Langley Times Published: May 06, 2013 4:00 PM  Work on the $33.5 million East Langley Water Supply project officially began with a ground-breaking ceremony on May....

Climate leaves corporate Australia snoozing

May 01, 2013 0 Comments

In Australia, one of the countries most vulnerable to the vagaries of a changing climate, very few companies pay attention to climate impacts, according to an....

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....