News

Saturday, Jun. 23, 2018 at 9:00 am
On Saturday June 23, 2018   , summer student Hanna Hovland prepared and presented a very informative presentation on AIS (Aquatic Invasive Species) to the We-Too Beach Rate Payers Annual...
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Monday, Apr. 2, 2018 at 9:13 am
On January 18-19, 2018, WUQWATR held a strategic planning session.   You can access the final plan here.
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Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 at 3:36 pm
If you ask any shoreline cabin owner what they like most about living at the lake, you might get a myriad responses including;  escaping the rat race, soaking up the peace and tranquillity,...
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Wednesday, Apr. 8, 2015 at 9:55 am
Program Helps Farmers Help the Environment: Wascana and Upper Qu’Appelle Watersheds Association Taking Responsibility (WUQWATR) announced today the launch of the Alternative Land Use Services...
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Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015 at 11:14 am
The Watershed Stewardship Groups of Saskatchewan are once again sponsoring a provincial poster contest for students. Artwork theme this year is "Water and Wildlife" of the Wascana Upper Qu'Appelle...
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Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014 at 3:43 pm
With recent wet summers, invasive weed species have been spreading throughout our watershed.  Species like leafy spurge damage pastures, stream banks and lakeshores. In 2014, WUQWATR...
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Monday, May. 26, 2014 at 11:10 am
Since 2012, WUQWATR has been conducting our Wascana Riparian Health project.  We have just completed the 2012-14 Part 3 Downstrem of Regina Report on our Wascana Riparian Health Assessment. This...
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Wednesday, Apr. 9, 2014 at 4:01 pm
Climate change models predict we'll see summer storms of far greater severity than in the past. There are good reasons for this forecast. First, as the atmosphere warms, it will be able to hold...
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Wednesday, Apr. 9, 2014 at 3:00 pm
The spring runoff has yet to significantly begin through much of central and eastern Saskatchewan. The active runoff  areas are immediately north of an east - west line stretching from Eston to...
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Friday, Aug. 16, 2013 at 3:15 pm
The Water Security Agency is launching its first ever online consultation forum to receive input from Saskatchewan residents on agricultural drainage. Minister responsible for Water Security...
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Residents of the City of Humboldt and surrounding area get their drinking water from the Wakaw-Humboldt Pipeline which gets water from the South Saskatchewan River north of Saskatoon.