Prairie Provinces Water Board

The Prairie Provinces Water Board is a vital institution of governance in the prairies that facilitates sound and collaborative management of shared water resources.

Contact Us

Prairie Provinces Water Board
Suite 1001 - 10th Floor, Alvin Hamilton Building
1783 Hamilton Street
Regina, SK  S4P 2B6

Telephone: (306) 564-4462 or (306) 564-4450
Fax: (306) 780-6810

Water Quality Monitoring Sites and Objectives

Schedule E of the Master Agreement on Apportionment contains PPWB water quality objectives for 12 interprovincial river reaches. Environment and Climate Change Canada monitors water quality at these 12 sites for the PPWB. The complete list of water quality objectives can be downloaded from the right side bar menu or can be linked to below for each river.

  1. Cold Lake
  2. Beaver River Reach: Beaver Crossing to the Border
  3. North Saskatchewan River Reach: Lea Park to Lloydminster Ferry
  4. Battle River Reach: Blackfoot Creek to Unwin
  5. Red Deer River Alberta/Saskatchewan Reach: Bindloss to Confluence with the South Saskatewan River
  6. South Saskatchewan River Reach: Highway #41 to Confluence with Red Deer River
  7. Battle Creek (water quantity only)
  8. Middle Creek (water quantity only)
  9. Lodge Creek (water quantity only)
  10. Churchill River Reach: Island Falls to Pukatawagan Lake
  11. Saskatchewan River Reach: Outlet of Cumberland Lake to mouth of Carrot River
  12. Carrot River Reach: Turnberry to mouth of Carrot River
  13. Red Deer River Saskatchewan/Manitoba Reach: Etomami River to Red Deer Lake
  14. Assiniboine River Reach: Whitesand River to Outlet of Shellmouth Reservoir
  15. Qu'Appelle River Reach: Kaposvar Creek to Assiniboine River
  16. Pipestone Creek (water quantity only)

**Refer to link below for detailed additional discription of the 2015 water quality objectives

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