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BC Hydro commits $500,000 to cover costs of water treatment plant failures

The money will help cover such expenses as hauling water for reservoir recharging, the cost of bottled water for the Hudson’s Hope community, and various materials, equipment and miscellaneous expenditures.

Sampling of produced water spill on Mackenzie River getting two separate sets of results

A separate sampling of water is being done alongside that of Imperial Oil’s following a spill of produced water earlier this month at Norman Wells, N.W.T.

Groundwater concerns raised over proposal to dump construction materials at pit site

Officials in Orangeville and Mono are concerned about the ongoing safety of groundwater resources following a proposal to import construction materials to a nearby gravel pit.

Ottawa sets up hydrant drinking water fountain to offer citizens a means for hydration

Local citizens can remain properly hydrated through a new pilot project in which clean drinking water is available from a hydrant water fountain.

Registration, information for OGWA golf tournament now available online

The date for the sixth annual event recently changed to Thursday, Sept. 15 from Friday, Sept. 16. It will be played at the Conestogo Golf & Conference Centre in Conestogo with a 12 p.m. shotgun start.
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Drinking water in peril

Drinking water in peril around world as earth’s major rivers continue to dry up

The world’s rivers are disappearing, and everything from shipping routes, agriculture and drinking water are being negatively affected. » Read more

USask research to better understand Canada’s drought and flood patterns during climate change

Almost $170 million in funding has been provided to the University of Saskatchewan to study and address Canada’s water crisis. » Read more
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OGWA 6th Annual Golf Tournament

Sept. 15, 2022
Location: Conestogo, ON
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NGWA Groundwater Week

Dec. 6-8, 2022
Location: Las Vegas, NV
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