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BCGWA convention hosts pump installers training

The B.C. Ground Water Association’s annual trade show, convention and AGM, held a bit later than usual from April 4-5 in Langley, hosted about 130 attendees who came to shop, network and learn.

Lake Erie online tracker targets phosphorus reduction efforts

The Great Lakes Commission has launched ErieStat, a website that tracks progress toward the Canada-U.S. shared goal of reducing phosphorus in Lake Erie by 40 per cent, and reports how much of the nutrient is entering the lake from select rivers.

Nano-decorations keep water clean: study

Researchers from the University of Utah, Columbia University and Ecuador have published a study analyzing how contaminants – including bacteria and viruses – move through ground water and how decorative nanoscience could help water managers better prepare for and respond to outbreaks caused by rain and floods. University of Utah News reports.

First Nations Water Authority takes first steps in Atlantic region

The Atlantic First Nations Water Authority has taken its first steps with the appointment of a First Nations board of directors from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island. CBC News reports.

Toronto forum to discuss water security

Water experts from around the world will gather in Toronto from June 17-20 to discuss water security at Elsevier’s First International Conference on Water Security. University of Waterloo’s professors will be delivering keynotes at the conference.
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Top 10 Under 40

Nominate someone for our Top 10 Under 40

We at Ground Water Canada want to recognize the best young workers in Canada's ground water industry with special profile articles. Help us celebrate the dynamic, hard-working employees who represent the next generation of the industry. Know someone who deserves a pat on the back? It could be your employee, family member or someone you know from your association. Drop us a line by June 30! » Learn more

CIPH Annual Business Conference

June 17-19, 2018
Location: Whistler, B.C.
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Canadian Water Summit

June 20-22, 2018
Location: Vancouver, B.C.
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South Atlantic Jubilee

July 28-30, 2018
Location Myrtle Beach, S.C.
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