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Well Water Perceived as Safe

Well Water Perceived as Safe

Overall, the study found that most well owners feel they are not susceptible to well contamination issues because they have not had any health concerns that they linked to their well water quality. Perceived susceptibility is critical, because it helps indicate how motivated people would be to test and/or treat their well.

Well Water: Risky or Safe?

Well Water: Risky or Safe?

University of Calgary PhD student, Abraham Munene, was interested in finding out what makes people think their water is safe or risky. In 2017 he set out to survey and interview well owners across Alberta to understand these perceptions, as part of his PhD research.
 

Fun at the GALT This Summer!

Fun at the GALT This Summer!

Kids are the future managers of the watershed and OWC was proud to host 2 kids events this summer, in partnership with the Galt Museum & Archives and sponsored by ATCO. Together we inspired over 200 kids and parents to #loveyourwatershed!

Who Are OWC's New Board Members?

Who Are OWC's New Board Members?

Who is the OWC? Of course, the answer is YOU! Members, volunteers, donors, sponsors, collaborators, staff - and Board. Our 2016 - 2017 AGM was held last week and we'd like to give you a few sparkling highlights and some background on our new Board members! Please share!