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Virtual panel discussion on Canada’s groundwater set for World Water Day March 22

The message for the day is, “A Cross-Country Checkup on Canada’s Groundwater: Perspectives on the Future of one of Canada’s most Valuable Resources.”

First Nations Drinking Water Settlement could compensate as many as 142,000 individuals

Canada’s recently announced multi-billion-dollar water settlement may compensate as many as 142,000 individuals and 250 First Nations who have not had access to clean water.

BCGWA looking for directors to serve two-year terms on board

A call for directors has been made by the British Columbia Ground Water Association (BCGWA) as it nears its annual general meeting on April 8.

Iqaluit’s leaking ball valve won’t be repaired until summer when temperatures rise

The leaking valve has caused Iqaluit’s water system to depressurize.

Lake Simcoe-area councillors push federal government for water protection funding

The push is aimed to ensure access to clean drinking water and enable the watershed as a whole to remain vibrant and able to fight climate change.
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Groundwater Awareness Week

Groundwater Awareness Week’s message: the importance of protecting the earth’s water

The special week strives to convey a message of the importance of research and data in the field of groundwater and to educate the public about groundwater’s significance. » Read more
Groundwater Awareness Week

Student-aimed website gives the lowdown on everything they should know about groundwater

With the recent conclusion of Groundwater Awareness Week, an educational website aimed at students provides a good introduction to groundwater and how it can be preserved. » Read more

AWWDA annual convention and trade show

March 24-26, 2022
Location: Red Deer, AB
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BCGWA trade show, convention & AGM

April 7-9, 2022
Location: Penticton, BC
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