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New Raven hydrologic modelling software released

A decade in the making, version 3 of Raven, an open-source hydrologic modelling platform used by a number of flood and reservoir forecasting agencies...

U.S.-Canada advisory group joins IJC efforts on Lake Ontario outflow review

Following concerns about extreme wet conditions that caused record floods, a new public advisory group will be working with water committee managers at the...
Michigan’s Midland County flood

Michigan dams fail in wake of violation history, lost license

After a massive rainstorm surged through Michigan last week causing two hydro dams to fail, residents engulfed in a flooding emergency are gradually learning...
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Billions spent on Great Lakes restoration making progress on areas of concern

A new study of pollution prevention for the Great Lakes found that an estimated $22.7 billion has been spent between 1985 and 2019 on...
Nutrient App field test

USask Nutrient App kit engages community to take lead on algal blooms

The University of Saskatchewan’s Global Institute for Water Security has designed a new community-based sampling app kit to engage citizens, farmers and water quality...

Global Water Futures hosts panel to discuss creation of Canada Water Agency

Many leading water experts currently see Canada at a crossroads in the emerging water-climate crisis and believe that the creation of a Canada Water...

CWWA releases water guidance documents for reopening of buildings

As governments plan for the gradual reopening of the economy, the Canadian Water and Wastewater Association (CWWA) has released guidance documents advising water utilities...

Alberta ice jam floods displace thousands as water plant begins decontamination

Evacuation orders that impacted thousands of residents are ending for some in northern Alberta as most river water levels that had surged from melting...

Four weeks of confinement flew by, says Brandon water crew who lived on site

The Manitoba City of Brandon’s mayor is praising water workers who have been sacrificing time with their families during the pandemic to live on-site...
Great Lakes viewed from space

EPA secures new Great Lakes funding, details nutrient runoff projects

The EPA released an action plan to fight nutrient runoff and announced $20 million in additional funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.

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KKR and XPV Grow Water Quality Platform with Acquisition of Environmental...

The addition of Environmental Dynamics International accelerates the growth of the water quality platform’s nutrient management offerings through Nexom and Environmental Operating Solutions.