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Plenty of good, clean water in B.C.? 8 things you don’t know about our water

Aug 07, 2013 2 Comments

BY DAN FUMANO, THE PROVINCE, August 6,2013 Our water — it’s as valuable as any resource in B.C., vital to our economy, environment and health. But experts are....

Keremeos Reservoir Proceeding with Solid Vote

Aug 02, 2013 1 Comments

Keremeos Irrigation District is finally moving forward with their long awaited reservoir project.  A capacity crowd of 300 filled Victory Hall on July 24th, 2013 to....

B.C. Invests in Flood Mitigation in West Kelowna

Jul 31, 2013 0 Comments

Posted on July 31, 2013, Water Canada  The District of West Kelowna has submitted an application to British Columbia’s Flood Protection Program (FPP) for $510,000 worth of....

Canada’s water supply abundant and quality improving since 1970s (The Fraser Institute)

Jul 17, 2013 0 Comments

By News on the Net Tuesday, July 16, 2013 VANCOUVER, BC — Canada has an abundance of fresh water and its quality has greatly improved since the 1970s,....

Vernon, BC Takes Steps Forward with Water Master Plan

Jul 14, 2013 0 Comments

Posted on July 3, 2013, Water Canada  British Columbia’s Greater Vernon area is moving forward on a 24-year upgrade plan to its water system. The Regional District....

Majority of Albertans against putting water rights on the market: poll

Jul 12, 2013 0 Comments

BY ELISE STOLTE, EDMONTON JOURNAL July 11, 2013 EDMONTON - Most Albertans believe the province should put river health first when it comes to handing out water rights,....

Alberta Rockies and foothills forever changed by flooding: scientist

Jun 26, 2013 0 Comments

BY THE CANADIAN PRESS JUNE 24, 2013 CANMORE, Alta. - Flooding in southern Alberta has changed the Rockies and their foothills forever and should force the province into....

White Rock thirsts for control of municipal water supply

Jun 12, 2013 109 Comments

CBC News, Jun 12, 2013 White Rock city councillors have voted unanimously to buy the municipality's water supply from the private corporation that owns it. ....