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June 27, 2019
Ground Water Canada Photo Contest

Epcor to add lead inhibitor to regional drinking water by 2020

Utility company Epcor will add orthophosphate, a lead inhibitor, to drinking water at its two water treatment plants that serve the Edmonton region by the end of 2020. The move was a result of updated guidelines in March for lead content in drinking water by Health Canada. The Sherwood Park - Strathcona County News reports.

Commission to hold public meetings on Great Lakes' health

The International Joint Commission is launching a series of roundtables, community conversations and listening sessions this summer and fall to hear the public’s perspectives on how the Great Lakes are faring and what is most important when it comes to their health and vitality.

Three years on, Calgary can't pinpoint source of fecal contamination in Elbow River

For three years now, the City of Calgary and Alberta Health Services have issued warnings to those who want to dip, plunge or splash in the Elbow River, but the source of the fecal contamination remains a mystery. The City says the issue is likely a combination of factors, from leaky pipes to ground water. CBC News reports.
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Red Williams Drilling

Passing the torch: Red Williams Drilling

A gradual transition and mutual respect are making succession work for B.C.’s Red Williams Drilling Ltd., a family-run business with history dating back to 1958 that serves a 300-kilometre area on central Vancouver Island. » Learn more
Photo Contest!

Send us your best photos!

To help shine a light on ground water, we present our first Cover Photo Contest! We want to see the ground water industry from your point of view. Whether it's your team drilling, rehabilitating, monitoring, taking core samples or simply enjoying a laugh at the end of the day, show us the ins and outs of your drilling season and your photo could be featured on the cover of Ground Water Canada! Deadline for entries is July 31, so remember to snap photos when you’re out on jobs in July! » Learn more

Protect Your Groundwater Day

Sept. 3, 2019
Location: North America
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