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California’s vineyards are coming back from the brink of disaster thanks to the winter rains

Mar 29, 2017 0 Comments

by Patrick Comiskey, March 23, 2017 - Los Angeles Times  Cover crop between the vine rows, Tablas Creek, Paso Robles, Calif. (Jason Haas) This....

Extension of Fee Waiver Period for Existing Groundwater Use Applications

Dec 14, 2016 0 Comments

Living Water Smart ENV:EX <LivingWaterSmart@gov.bc.ca  Dear Partners in Water Stewardship: Waiver period for existing groundwater use applications extended to end of 2017. On February 29,....

B.C. Announced $148.5 million for Water and Wastewater

Oct 05, 2016 0 Comments

Water Canada September 29, 2016. $148 million to go to water infrastructure in BC. B.C. Premier Christy Clark has announced $148.5 million in provincial....

PNW reps urge action on Columbia River Treaty

Aug 24, 2016 0 Comments

Dan Wheat,  Capital Press Published on August 12, 2016 10:53AM U.S. legislators want to modernize the Columbia River Treaty with Canada Five U.S. senators and....

Zebra mussels multiplying in Lake Winnipeg, now found on shorelines

Aug 18, 2016 0 Comments

By Katie Dangerfield Online Producer  Global News WINNIPEG — They are tiny, invasive and can devastate ecosystems. The number of zebra mussels in Manitoba are multiplying at an astonishing....

How many operators does it take to run your facility? A look at the trends

Jun 22, 2016 0 Comments

Brown and Caldwell 1 Water In the 1990s, the U.S. water industry took a long, hard look at itself and drastically reduced operating staffs in response to....

Tree-ring data suggest B.C. is facing harshest droughts in 350 years

May 11, 2016 0 Comments

MARK HUME VANCOUVER — The Globe and Mail Published Wednesday, May 04, 2016 1:02PM EDT British Columbia is facing droughts more severe than any in the past 350 years, according to....