Landscape

Draft Land Use Plans Will Improve Watershed Health

Draft Land Use Plans Will Improve Watershed Health

The 2 draft Government of Alberta plans are a turning point, a real watershed moment if you will, to halt declining environmental health of the headwaters, and even restore it through reclamation.

The Coulees Get Rid of The Old Boot - #SAWC2017

The Coulees Get Rid of The Old Boot - #SAWC2017

Can you imagine what kind of stuff can be pulled out of the coulees with just one garbage cleanup?  Citizens across Southern Alberta are rallying together this summer by committing to one small action (sometimes even big actions!).  Environment Lethbridge tells us what they found...

Interview with filmmaker Rick Searle

Interview with filmmaker Rick Searle

***SCREENING LIVE FOR WORLD WATERDAY MARCH 22*** With all the attention on the headwaters at the moment (it IS, after all, the first goal tackled via the OWC's Action Plans ....) it can be easy at times to forget what happens downstream. That, is, until disaster strikes like it did in the floods of 2013. Filmmaker Rick Searle explains how decisions made upstream helped contribute to a semi-arid corner of Manitoba being completely flooded ...

WLP Applications open til FEBRUARY 12th

WLP Applications open til FEBRUARY 12th

The Watershed Legacy Program has extended its deadline for applications to February 12th, 2016! Good news for landowners or anyone wanting to undertake an on-the-ground project that will improve watershed management and health ...