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French River watershed designated as protected water area

Environment and Climate Change Minister Tim Halman designated the French River watershed as a protected water area on Monday, January 24. This means that...

Government Funding Helping to Preserve Seal River Watershed

Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, announced that the Government of Canada has invested $3.2 million in the Seal River Watershed Indigenous...

New Initiatives Underway in Shediac Bay Watershed

The Government of New Brunswick’s technical working group tasked with developing a management plan for Shediac Bay watershed, which includes Parlee Beach, is expected...

Conservation Trust Projects Awarded in Manitoba

The first round of Manitoba’s Conservation Trust projects for 2020 have been awarded to 19 different conservation organizations, Agriculture and Resource Development Minister Blaine...

Ontario Names Members of Muskoka Watershed Advisory Group

The Government of Ontario have announced the province's appointment of nine members to the Muskoka Watershed Advisory Group. "I'm pleased to introduce the community and...

Coldwater River Watershed Reaches Level 4 Drought Condition

A Level 4 drought rating is being implemented for the Coldwater River watershed in response to extremely low stream conditions. All surface water and groundwater...

New Lands Complete Protection of Next Creek Watershed in B.C.

The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has acquired 7,900 hectares of rare inland temperate rainforest in the South Selkirk Mountains, encompassing most of the...

First Nations Partnership for Ecosystem Repair of Alouette River

In the Alouette watershed in British Columbia, water runs from the mountains and ridge tops into the local ponds, streams, and lakes. The water...

Long-Term Study of Conservation Tillage Unearths Nutrient Transport Changes

A new study from the American Society of Agronomy has detailed how the switch to conservation tillage has impacted a southwestern Ohio lake over...

Impact Assessment Act Weakened by Lobbying Say Environmental Groups

Groups including West Coast Environmental Law, Canadian Freshwater Alliance, and Ecojustice have called attention to the possible weakening of environmental impact assessments through lobbied...

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