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Tag: Water Act

Gov’t of PEI Invites Public Comments on Water Withdrawal Regulations

The public is invited to provide input on Prince Edward Islands’ (P.E.I.) new draft water withdrawal regulations under the Water Act. These regulations will...

Government of PEI Seeks Public Input on Water Act Draft Regulations

The public in Prince Edward Island is invited to provide comments on new draft regulations under the Water Act. The Honourable Richard Brown - Minister of...

Manitoba Introduces Climate and Green Plan, Would Amend Water Act

Manitoba has introduced Bill 16, the Climate and Green Plan Implementation Act, which includes the Water Protection Amendment Act. “Our goal is to reduce carbon...

Edmonton Company Ordered to Remove End Pit Lake

The Alberta government has issued a Water Act enforcement order to Associated Aggregates Inc. The company is required to restore a portion of a...

Prince Edward Island Places Temporary Ban on Bottled Water

The government of Prince Edward Island has placed a temporary moratorium on bottled water production until its new Water Act is in place. The order...

Turn of the Century

It’s almost impossible nowadays to open a newspaper or listen to a newscast without finding at least one article or report focussing on the...

B.C.’s Groundwater Must Be Protected: AG

The provincial government is not effectively ensuring the sustainability of British Columbia’s groundwater resources, says Auditor General John Doyle in his latest report (click...

B.C. Wants Greater Protection for Fresh Water: Poll

Ninety-four per cent of British Columbians say they want protection of nature, wildlife and species made a top priority in new provincial water rules,...

Groups Call for B.C. Public Trust in New Water Act

A new report released by Ecojustice and POLIS Water Sustainability Project outlines how the B.C. government can become leaders in responsible freshwater management by...

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