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Canada and Manitoba sign MOU to protect Lake Winnipeg

A new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed between the governments of Canada and Manitoba to advance collaborative work to protect Lake Winnipeg. “Lake...

Manitoba Government Invests in Lake Winnipeg Monitoring and Data Collection

The Manitoba government has committed $375,000 to the Lake Winnipeg Research Consortium to upgrade research equipment and $175,000 to Fish Futures Inc. for Lake...

Federal Government Announces Funding to Protect Lake Winnipeg Basin

The Government of Canada is providing $1.18 million to support 15 new projects under the Lake Winnipeg Basin Program. The announcement was made by Terry Duguid,...

Retrofit to Winnipeg’s Largest Sewage Treatment Plant Could Protect Lake Winnipeg

On World Water Day, the Lake Winnipeg Foundation and the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) released a report recommending an interim retrofit to Winnipeg’s largest...

Lake Winnipeg Foundation Input on Provincial Budget 2019

The Lake Winnipeg Foundation has submitted feedback to the provincial government to address how the province’s 2019 budget can support water resource management. Topics covered...

Lake Winnipeg Foundation: Manitobans Want Action on Sewage Treatment

Ahead of Wednesday's municipal elections, the Lake Winnipeg Foundation (LWF) has reported that polling results show Manitoba citizens want immediate action taken to improve...

Private Donors Match $1M Donation for IISD Experimental Lakes Area

Dr. Michael Paterson, Gail Asper, and family have just announced that they will match, dollar-for-dollar up to $1 million of donations of money raised...

Canada and Manitoba Announce $540M Flood Management Infrastructure

Yesterday, the governments of Canada and Manitoba announced that they will cost share up to $540 million in new flood management infrastructure for the Lake Manitoba and Lake St....

Lake Winnipeg Community Monitoring Releases Phosphorus Hotspot Data

Lake Winnipeg Community-Based Monitoring Network (LWCBMN), a network of citizens, scientists, and conservation professionals, has released data on phosphorus hotspots gathered from its 2017 field...

Canada Accepting Proposals for Projects to Protect Fresh Water

Today, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, launched the annual call for proposals for seven existing environmental funding programs that will...

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