Implementation of Species at Risk Act (SARA) in British Columbia
A central location to find all pertinent information regarding protection and recovery of local species at risk will be found on the newly formed South Coast Conservation Program website: http://www.sccp.ca/
Groundwater Assessment in the Okanagan Basin (GAOB):
The Groundwater Assessment in the Okanagan Basin (GAOB) project is a major partnership initiative to assess and characterize groundwater resources in the Okanagan. A Steering Committee for the project, which began in the fall of 2003, includes representatives from the Geological Survey of Canada, the Okanagan Basin Water Board and the Ministry of Environment.
Announcing Water Highway BC
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Representatives of several industry associations have formed Water Highway BC (WHBC) to preserve and promote BC's water information highway – the water quantity (hydrometric), snow survey, weather and groundwater data needed to ensure public safety, economic development and water resource sustainability.