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October 31, 2019

P.E.I. government holding public meetings on Water Act

Public meetings will be held in four locations this month to give the public an opportunity to provide input on new draft regulations under the Water Act. The Guardian reports.

Coalition of First Nations launches legal and political campaign to confirm human right to safe drinking water

A group of First Nations in British Columbia are launching a co-ordinated campaign to confirm First Nations’ right to safe drinking water.

Dramm and Ketos work with farmers on ground water quality monitoring

Agriculture company Dramm Corporation will use Ketos water-monitoring systems to provide growers with key water data to help enhance crop yield, quality and taste.

Groundwater Foundation donates $100K to Water Well Trust

The Groundwater Foundation recently presented the Water Well Trust with a donation of $100,000 that will fund a joint effort by the two organizations to drill wells for low-income families across the United States who lack access to clean water. The National Ground Water Association reports.
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National Water and Wastewater Conference

Nov. 3-6, 2019
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Canadian Associations’ Discussion Meeting (at Groundwater Week)

Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, 8-9:30 a.m.
Location: Las Vegas Convention Centre Room N223/224
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NGWA Groundwater Week

Dec. 3-5, 2019
Location: Las Vegas, Nev.
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OGWA regional training meeting

Jan. 7, 2020
Location: Sudbury, Ont.
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