Speaking of health…

June 4, 2020

With health so prominently on our minds, our post this month is focused on the health of the Vermilion River and its watershed. Specifically, we take a look back at a scientific assessment report we commissioned by CPP Environmental, back in 2015, to measure and estimate the health of the aquatic ecosystem along the Vermilion […] Read More »

Stories of Stewardship StoryMap

May 4, 2020

Over the last five years, the VRWA has been working with landowners in the Vermilion watershed to restore and enhance wetlands and riparian areas. Over 30 landowners have implemented various types of projects on their land, and together, are enhancing over 20 kilometers of riparian areas and 150 hectares of wetlands. These projects were funded […] Read More »

Win-Win for Watering Systems

September 16, 2019

By Grace Turner, former co-op student at the NSWA Reliable access to water is an important consideration for agricultural producers when creating a grazing plan for their livestock. In addition to man-made dugouts, livestock often drink from natural systems such as wetlands, springs and streams. However, if not mitigated, access to these waterbodies often results […] Read More »