Prairie Provinces Water Board

The MAA provides for an equitable sharing of available waters for all eastward flowing streams that cross interprovincial boundaries, including lakes and serves to protect transboundary aquifers and surface water quality.

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Prairie Provinces Water Board
2365 Albert Street, Room 300
Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 4K1

Telephone: (306) 780-6042
Fax: (306) 780-6810
Email: Lynne.Quinnett-Abbott@ec.gc.ca

www.ppwb.ca

2018 COG Workshop (CANCELLED)

The 2018 COG Workshop has been cancelled.

In conjunction with www.GeoEdmonton2018.ca

The Committee on Groundwater one day workshop will be held on September 27, 2018, and will collaborate with the Canadian Chapter of the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH-CNC) and Canadian Geotechnical Society (CGS) Conference, which is being held from September 23-26, 2018. More information about this conference can be found at www.GeoEdmonton2018.ca.


The COG workshop will provide an orientation and networking opportunity for groundwater specialists and managers as well as provide a technical forum and technical learning opportunity for participants. It will open with a presentation on the proposed Schedule F to the PPWB Master Agreement on Apportionment followed by two keynote speakers:


Dr. Michael Campana (Professor of Hydrogeology and Water Resources Oregon State University and Technical Director, AWRA) who will present on the Mississippi vs. Tennessee Groundwater Case.


Dr. Alfonso Rivera (Chief Hydrogeologist, Geological Survey of Canada, Natural Resources Canada) who will present on the Milk River Transboundary Aquifer Studies and Modeling that NRCan has completed.


Several guest speakers from each jurisdiction will provide technical presentations based on groundwater projects within the Prairies Provinces as well the COG members will provide brief updates on their agencies work.


Lunch and refreshments will be provided. There will be no cost to attend the workshop.

If you have not been contacted regarding an invitation to attend the workshop but would like to attend, please contact Marie Hyde at either marie.hyde@canada.ca or 1-306-780-7637 to have your name added to an expressed interest list.

 

2018 COG Workshop

Sep 27, 2018

Transboundary Groundwater Management:  A focus on the Canadian Prairies.

Has been cancelled.

The Committee on Groundwater (COG) will be hosting their first ever prairie transboundary groundwater workshop in 2018 at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton, Alberta on September 27, 2018.

 

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