The Guardian

Some 70,000 residents in the municipalities of Isabela and Quebradillas were being evacuated by bus after a crack appeared in the nearly 90-year old Guajataca dam. Click here to continue reading

Edmonton Journal

The City of St. Albert hopes to flush away an invasive goldfish species threatening storm water facilities in the community. Click here to continue reading

CBC News

A group of citizens who support adding fluoride to Calgary’s drinking water are urging voters to elect candidates who will work to reinstate fluoridation. Click here to continue reading 

Fort Saskatchewan Record

Sitting casually at a picnic table at West River’s Edge, it was mission accomplished for four adventurists who just completed 150 kilometres. Click here to continue reading

Daily Herald Tribune

The Peace Parkland Naturalists are hosting a free “Community Bioblitz” event takes place Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. Visitors will find info booths set up by the naturalists, Nature Alberta and Nature Kids. Click here to continue reading

Western Producer

The property’s wetlands are home to a wide variety of waterfowl and shorebirds, as well as an estimated 70 to 80 breeding duck pairs per square mile. Click here to continue reading

Fort Saskatchewan Record

Hosted by River Valley Alliance, RiverFest attracted more than 2,700 visitors at celebrations in Devon, Edmonton and Fort Saskatchewan, September 15-17. Click here to continue reading

Global News

Fredericton city councillors say there could soon be a rate increase to residents’ water bills. The budget season kicked off Monday with a conversation about water and sewer rates and a five-year strategic plan to address the problems in the system. Click here to continue reading

Wetaskiwin Times

The orange fencing around a solvent spill site has been removed as clean-up went much more quickly than anticipated. Approximately 1,700 litres of solvent — Petrosol 3139 — got into the storm system following a spill on Aug. 19. Click here to continue reading

Rocky Mountain Outlook

A draft redevelopment plan for the lower Kananaskis River and Barrier Lake aims to turn the area into a water sports mecca. The draft document, out for public consultation until Oct. 27, calls for construction of a whitewater training facility at Canoe Meadows and a water sports equipment rental hut at Barrier Lake. Click here to continue reading

Water Technology

Brand purpose consultancy Given London has secured a project from UK’s Anglian Water, which aims to bring about consumer behaviour change around water usage. Click here to continue reading

Traverse City Record Eagle

In 1941, my grandparents built a small cottage on a small lake in northern Michigan. The cottage remains in the family today. But while the ownership hasn’t changed, the lake has. Like many other inland lakes in Michigan, alien species have invaded ours. Click here to continue reading

Stuff

New Zealand should tell tourists about what he calls the risks of our untreated drinking water. Hrudey​, a Canadian expert who has contributed to the second stage of the inquiry, said there was a clear aversion to chlorinating water during the inquiry. Click here to continue reading

JWN Energy 

An online water data tool developed with funding from energy industry associations provides detailed hydrology information for every stream, river and lake in west-central Alberta. Click here to continue reading

The Western Producer

Our public forest lands produce most of southern Alberta’s water, sustain fish and wildlife and offer some of our best outdoor recreation and tourism opportunities. The plan puts a priority on the Porcupine Hills and Livingstone areas for more detailed strategies to manage the land disturbance footprint and manage recreational use. Click here to continue reading

Global News

Since 2004, the City of Peterborough has implemented the Flood Reduction Master Plan. The City is also promoting “Rethink The Rain,” a program aimed at educating residents on controlling run-off on their own property. Click here to continue reading

The Guardian

Australia is quickly becoming a world-leader in water recycling. But according to the industry, academic water researchers, environmentalists, Sydney city council and others, a technical decision by  pricing regulator Ipart has the potential to kill the burgeoning industry overnight. Click here to continue reading

CBC News

Nearly 1,000 people are expected to float down the North Saskatchewan River this weekend during the inaugural Riverfest. The event — put on by EPCOR and the River Valley Alliance — is intended to promote the protection of the water source. Click here to continue reading

The Wall Street Journal

Experts say more such homes should be purchased and razed, but funds for buyouts are lacking and residents push back. Click here to continue reading

Wetaskiwin Times

A Millet woman wants to see the Pipestone Creek cleaned up and is hoping others in the community will join her. Click here to continue reading

High Country News

The money-for-water was a pilot program, launched in 2014 by the four largest municipal water providers in the Colorado River basin along with the Bureau of Reclamation. The goal: see how complicated it would be to pay ranchers to use less water on their fields and instead let the water flow. Click here to continue reading

CBC News

While sunbathers flock to Accidental Beach, three local adventurers are pushing Edmontonians to connect with the river valley in a deeper way. Click here to continue reading

CBC News

The Calgary city auditor has found problems in the way some residential water meters operate, and in the city's billing processes. The audit was commissioned a couple of years ago, before recent complaints about over-billing were raised by some customers. Click here to continue reading

Vox

As we stare at the aftermath of two devastating hurricanes, it’s clear that our development choices contributed to the staggering damages of these extreme weather events. Click here to continue reading

Ag Web

The Dragon-Line precision mobile drip irrigation system uses hoses to deliver water to the soil where it's quickly absorbed by thirsty plants. Click here to continue reading