35 U.S. communities ahve committed to a project aiming to pipe water from th Missouri to the Sheyenne River, which flows into the Red River. The project would cost $1 billion dollars and start in 2019.
Congratulations to Lake Winnipeg Foundation’s Dr. Alexis Kanu and Create H2O’s Taylor Morriseau for being nominated for future 40 finalists on CBC! Both of you are great women in science role models!
Zebra mussels haven’t spread to any new Manitoba lakes this year — yet, officials say
Researchers at U of Winnipeg, U of Waterloo, Queens’s University, U of Saskatchewan and Wilfrid laurier University find Manitoba Lakes some of the highest for internal phosphorous loading.
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The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, announced that the Government of Canada will invest $25.7 million in the Lake Winnipeg Basin Program, which is part of the $70.5-million funding allocated for freshwater protection in Budget 2017. This program is part of broader efforts by this Government to advance work on freshwater management Read more about Feds Invest $26M in the Lake Winnipeg Basin Program[…]
The Manitoba government has committed $6 million to ensure a supply of propane for the town of Churchill is sufficient to meet the community’s needs through the winter, Premier Brian Pallister announced today. “Our government has continued to focus on the safety and security of those in Churchill and the surrounding region affected by the Read more about Province of Manitoba | News Releases | Province Facilitates Propane Shipment to Churchill[…]
The Intermountain Conservation District is currently accepting applications for the position of: Technical Analyst, Survey and GIS This full-time position will be the lead for the District’s Field Surveys and Geographical Information Systems. Assigned tasks will include field surveying and data collection, GIS/CAD analysis, drone operation, basic equipment maintenance, temporary staff supervision, as well as Read more about Intermountain Conservation District is hiring a Technical Analyst: GIS and Survey – apply by March 8, 2017[…]