Annual Conservation Conference
The Manitoba Conservation District Association (MCDA) is having their 42nd Conference on Dec 11-13th, 2017 at the Keystone Center, Brandon MB. The theme for this year’s conference is “The Economy of the Environment“, with Keynote Speaker – Josh Donlan – Advanced Conservation Strategies.
For more information please visit www.mcda.ca/mcda-conference
Southwest Manitoba Annual Water Festival
The Southwest Manitoba Annual Water Festival will be held at Whitewater Recreational Park near Elgin, MB this year in partnership with Turtle Mountain and Assiniboine Hills Conservation Districts. The goal of the Water Festival is “to educate and engage youth in the importance of healthy watersheds”.
The 13th Annual Water Festival is scheduled for September 20, 2017.
TMCD Annual Banquet/Tour
TMCD hosts an annual banquet or tour in a different location each year. TMCD held a tour June 24th, 2017. Part of the Medora Creek and Waskada Creek sub-watersheds were toured. Water storage projects (Weidenhammer Backflood, Thoms Water Retention – Growing Forward 2 project) and Stewarts bank stabilization project were tour stops. Read the Manitoba Cooperator article on the TMCD Tour HERE.