News

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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Thursday, May. 8, 2014 at 1:15 pm
This year WUQWATR decided to run a second art poster contest for Grades 3-5 students within our watershed, the theme being Healthy Watersheds. Although the winning entry did not qualify to be...
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Monday, Apr. 21, 2014 at 12:33 pm
The winning poster for the 2014 Groundwater - Below the Surface was awarded to Abby Clifford, a Grade 5 student attending Douglas Park School, Regina. The independant judge, who is also an...
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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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Wednesday, Jul. 3, 2013 at 3:16 pm
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WUQWATR is hiring!  We are looking for two hard-working, honest and enthusiastic team players to join us for the summer.

One position is in Humboldt and one is in the Regina area. 

To apply please go to the following links.  Please send your resume and coverletter to info@wuqwatr.ca.  Please indicate the location to which you are applying. These positions are for returning students and your cover letter and resume should clearly indicate this. 

Humboldt: https://www.saskjobs.ca/jsp/joborder/detail.jsp?job_order_id=828521

Regina: https://www.saskjobs.ca/jsp/joborder/detail.jsp?job_order_id=828529

The City of Regina releases its treated wastewater into Wascana Creek, which flows into the Qu'Appelle River, and then downstream into the Qu'Appelle Lakes.