Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Tag: drought

Ontario Farmers Learn to Cope with Drought

If only the rains would come. In southwestern Ontario, the 2016 summer has seen limited and localized rainfall over much of Brant County, with...

East Coast of Vancouver Island in Level 4 drought

In response to low rainfall and record high temperatures across southern and eastern Vancouver Island, the province is putting residents on the highest drought...

Putting the “Sustainable” in B.C.’s New Water Law

By Rosie Simms and Oliver M. Brandes With the replacement of its over a century-old Water Act with the new Water Sustainability Act in...

Regional District of Nanaimo Launches Online Water Map Tool

Residents of the Regional District of Nanaimo can now use an online interactive place-based tool to learn about water supplies and use, as part...

When The Well Runs Dry

Residents and watershed groups in Prince Edward Island are concerned that the city of Charlottetown’s water restrictions are insufficient for preserving the health of...

Canadian Water Network Invests in Research to Integrate Traditional and Western...

The Canadian Water Network (CWN) is investing nearly $200,000 in a research project aimed at addressing the disproportionate burden First Nations communities in Canada...

Increased Funding for SW Sask.

Farmers and ranchers in the 65 drought-designated RMs in Southwest Saskatchewan, looking for long-term solutions to deal with drought, will receive additional support. The...

Weekend Water News

Funds A wastewater treatment plant in Cambridge, Ont. is getting a $21-million upgrade: the aim is to "dewater" the sludge held in its digesters. Meanwhile,...

Schwarzenegger Declares Drought in California

According to anews release from the Earth Times, California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger proclaimed a statewide drought Wednesday after two years of below average rain...

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