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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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Tuesday, Apr. 23, 2013 at 3:21 pm
Article Courtesy of Kerry Benjoe, taken from the Saturday May 20, 2013 Edition of the Leader Post.   With the potential of spring flooding looming, the province is offering free testing of...
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Tuesday, Apr. 16, 2013 at 3:29 pm
           Conditions throughout the province traditionally present two primary threats for the spring. The first of these is the potential for flooding caused by runoff. The current snow...
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Our Watersheds include the Cities of Regina and Humboldt, 74 Towns and Villages and 49 Rural Municipalities.