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High turbidity levels in Prince Rupert’s drinking water supply leads to water quality advisory

The city has issued a water quality advisory for the area as a result of high turbidity levels in its drinking water supply following recent heavy rains.

Federal government rejects environmentalists’ call to intervene on highway project

A call for the federal government to intervene on the province’s plan to build the proposed Bradford Bypass has been rejected for a second time.

BCGWA soliciting technical presentations for its April 7-9 convention in Penticton

Members of the British Columbia Ground Water Association are being urged to come up with ideas for technical presentations at the association’s 2022 convention, scheduled for April 7-9 in Penticton.

Bypass remains in effect in Iqaluit until permanent tank solution is installed

As the water crisis in Iqaluit continues, water is being pumped from Lake Geraldine to the reservoir and distribution system.

Sault Ste. Marie contending for federal government’s Clean Water Agency host location

A Clean Water Agency could potentially boost the local economy with new jobs and economic investment. Regina, Sask. has also expressed an interest as being host site.
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Lake Simcoe

Opinion: Lake Simcoe’s current trajectory will see it reach toxic salt levels in 37 years

Salt content in Lake Simcoe could reach toxic levels in 37 years if its current trajectory isn’t altered, the executive director of the Rescue Lake Simcoe Coalition states in a Toronto Star guest column. » Read more

International summit on latest science on managing PFAS scheduled for April 4-5

The Morwick G360 Groundwater Research Institute has announced the PFAS-Σ-IT 2022, an International Summit on the latest remediation science for managing PFAS. » Read more
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