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Water stewards re-gift cash prize

InfoTel – May 12, 2014 KELOWNA – Protecting our water is job number one for the Okanagan Water Stewardship Council and the group wants to make sure students share that goal. The council won a national Excellence in Water Stewardship

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Water stewardship

Castanet – May 10, 2014 One year ago, the Okanagan Water Stewardship Council was recognized with a national “Excellence in Water Stewardship” award from Canada’s Council of the Federation, in competition with 16 other BC nominees. It also received $1,000.

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Water Council Re-Gifts Award to Okanagan College Water Student

Kelowna, B.C. – One year ago, the Okanagan Water Stewardship Council was recognized  with a national “Excellence in Water Stewardship” award from Canada’s Council of the Federation, in competition with 16 other B.C. nominees. It also received $1,000. This week,

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Updates on tap for 105-year-old water plan

Vernon Morning Star – March 23, 2014 The Okanagan Water Stewardship Council’s initial reaction to B.C.’s proposed water act is positive, but a council committee will now analyze it and respond officially to the province in the next few weeks.

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B.C.’s new water law welcomed

Okanagan Sunday – March 16, 2014 The Okanagan Water Stewardship Council’s initial reaction to last Tuesday’s introduction of a new water law in the B.C. legislature is positive, but a council committee will now analyze it and respond officially to

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Positive first steps in new BC water act

Castanet – March 15, 2014 The Okanagan Water Stewardship Council is reacting to Tuesday’s introduction of a new water act in the B.C. legislature. The group saying that on first glance the updated legislation appears positive, but a council committee

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Okanagan Water Stewardship council responds to proposed B.C. water law

Kelowna Capital News – March 14, 2014 The Okanagan Water Stewardship Council’s initial reaction to the Tuesday, March 11 introduction of a new water act in the B.C. Legislature is positive, but a council committee will now analyze it and

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Archives – 2006 OWSC Presentations

December 14, 2006 Drought Management Planning – Session Summary – Anna Warwick Sears Using the Water Use Plan process as a framework for drought management planning – C. David Sellars, P. Eng., Principal, Water Management Consultants Dealing with Drought –


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Archives – 2007 OWSC Presentations

June 14, 2007 Regional Collaboration for Water Efficiency – Doug Bennett, Southern Nevada Water Authority Water Sustainability – Don Degen, City of Kelowna Okanagan Reservoir Lakes Project – Kevin Dickenson, Integrated Land Management Bureau May 10, 2007 Agriculture in the


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Archives – 2008 OWSC Presentations

November 13, 2008 Aboriginal Rights in Canada – Professor Nigel Bankes, LLM, University of Calgary May 22, 2008 Okanagan Water Governance Workshop – An Overview of Water Management Issues – John Wagner May 15, 2008 Water Governance and First Nations


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Archives – 2009 OWSC Presentations

October 8, 2009 RC&D, Partnerships, NASA Project, Partnerships – Samantha Bartling, North Central Washington RC&D July 6, 2009 Okanagan Basin Hydrologic Monitoring – DHI / Summit Environmental June 11, 2009 Cattle Impact Reduction in Duteau Creek Watershed – Renee Clark,


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Archives – 2010 OWSC Presentations

June 10, 2010 Okanagan Lake Limnology – Jim Stronach, PhD, PEng April 8, 2010 Rainwater Management: Adapting to Climate Change – Water Quality and Quantity Issues in the Okanagan – Chris Johnston, P.Eng., Kerr Wood Leidal Associates March 12, 2010


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Archives – OWSC Minutes

2012 December 13, 2012 November 8, 2012 October 11, 2012 September 13, 2012 July 3, 2012 May 10, 2012 April 12, 2012 March 8, 2012 February 9, 2012 January 12, 2012 2011 December 8, 2011 November 10, 2011 October 13,


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Okanagan Water Stewardship Council wins national award of excellence

On March 22, 2013, the council was awarded the first-ever Council of the Federation “Excellence in Water Stewardship Award” for B.C. The Council of the Federation – a collaboration of Canada’s provincial and territorial premiers – established the award to


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Okanagan Water Stewardship Council Wins National Award of Excellence

On March 22, the council was awarded the first-ever Council of the Federation “Excellence in Water Stewardship Award” for B.C. The Council of the Federation – a collaboration of Canada’s provincial and territorial premiers – established the award to recognize

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