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A new Alouette River Ecosystem Partnership (AREP) has been created. The partners aim to build constructive outcomes with BC Hydro and the provincial government, with the ultimate goal of restoring salmon runs and repairing ecosystem damage created by the damming and alteration of the Alouette River on the traditional lands…

October 01, 2018 @ 9:58am

A new study led by researchers at Indiana University (IU) has found that modifications, such as dams and reservoirs in the United States and Canada, do not isolate rivers and streams from the effects of climate change. Published August 6th in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Natural…

August 08, 2018 @ 11:47am

Saskatchewan’s Water Security Agency (WSA) has announced that it plans to invest an all-time record $43.6 million in its water management infrastructure in 2018–19. The investment will ensure the integrity of its sixty-nine dams and 130 kilometres of conveyance channels through a comprehensive rehabilitation and maintenance plan. “Our water infrastructure…

May 09, 2018 @ 11:05am

Yesterday, New Brunswick Power announced that a fish passage has been completed at Tobique Generating Station. Improved survival rates of wild Atlantic salmon and other fish species on the St. John River watershed is the goal of a downstream fish passage, which was unveiled yesterday. The passageway NB Power $9…

November 21, 2017 @ 5:23pm

[caption id="attachment_3036" align="alignleft" width="108" caption="Infrastructure and Transportation Minister Ron Lemieux"][/caption] Manitoba’s water-control infrastructure network will be enhanced with $21.2 million worth of improvements across Manitoba during the next two years, Infrastructure and Transportation Minister Ron Lemieux announced yesterday. “The province is investing in improvements to major culverts, dams, drains, dikes…

August 21, 2009 @ 7:40am