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Association of Boards of Certification (ABC) This link will take you to an external website. promotes operator certification and uniformity of standards and practices.

Canada-Saskatchewan Irrigation Diversification Centre (CSIDC) This link will take you to an external website. promotes crop diversification and sustainable irrigation practices to Saskatchewan producers and industry. Through market-driven research and demonstration projects, CSIDC responds to farmer and industry needs to improve the sustainability and profitability of farms.

Canada Coast Guard Office of Boating Safety This link will take you to an external website. Information including course providers.

Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment (CCME)

Canadian Heritage River System This link will take you to an external website. Established by the federal, provincial and territorial governments to give national recognition to the important rivers of Canada, to conserve and protect the best examples of Canada's river heritage and to encourage the public to learn about, enjoy and appreciate Canada's rivers

Canadian Water Resources Association (CWRA) This link will take you to an external website. is a national organization of individuals and organizations interested in the management of Canada's water resources.

Canadian Water and Wastewater Association (CWWA) This link will take you to an external website. represents the common interests of Canada's water and wastewater systems, regarding federal and interprovincial bodies' policies, programs, legislation and national Codes or Standards.

Canoe Saskatchewan This link will take you to an external website. Saskatchewan has one of the world's great wilderness canoe areas with half of the province covered by forest and one-eighth with water. The Precambrian shield in northern Saskatchewan provides the setting for an adventurer's paradise.

Climate Change Saskatchewan This link will take you to an external website. is the gateway to climate change information in Saskatchewan.

Ducks Unlimited Canada External. Wetland and wildlife conservation.

  • Water This link will take you to an external website. contains information about the nature of water, its management and the policies and legislation that regulate water. A unique feature is a look at how water is shaping Canadian culture.
  • Groundwater This link will take you to an external website. Nature's Hidden Treasure

Fisheries and Oceans Canada This link will take you to an external website. - Information on Fish Habitat Protection This link will take you to an external website.

Foam Lake Heritage Marsh This link will take you to an external website. is considered the gem of all prairie marshes.

Library Services The libraries of Saskatchewan offer a wide range of information services to the public and researchers.

Prairie Agricultural Machinery Institute (PAMI) is an applied research, development and testing organization serving manufacturers and farmers.

Prairie Provinces Water Board This link will take you to an external website. promotes cooperation among the three Prairie Provinces through activities relating to water quality and quantity and groundwater. The site lists reports/publications which are available free of charge from the Board.

Quill Lakes Marsh Network This link will take you to an external website. is a wetland of international importance.

Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities (SARM) This link will take you to an external website. is an independent association that represents rural municipal government in Saskatchewan.

Saskatchewan Association of Rural Water Pipelines This link will take you to an external website. is a provincial organization providing a united voice on rural water pipeline issues.

Saskatchewan Regional Health Authorities provide most of the health services in the province.

Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) This link will take you to an external website. is a major research and development organization in Saskatchewan providing contract research, technology transfer and analytical services to companies in the province and around the world. The Environmental Analytical Laboratories provide analytical testing of domestic drinking water from ground and surface-water sources to measure levels of bacteria, nitrates, minerals and heavy metals. Toxicity testing is also performed on mining operation effluents and other industrial waters.SRC's expertise in aquatic ecology helps to assess, monitor and remedy specific environmental problems in freshwater ecosystems.

Saskatchewan River Basin This link will take you to an external website. is a unique alliance of governments, industry, businesses and individuals dedicated to promoting awareness, linkages, stewardship, knowledge and respect for the basin ecosystem and heritage of the Saskatchewan River Basin located in Western Canada.

Saskatchewan Urban Municipalities Association (SUMA) advocates policy positions and delivers programs and services to member municipalities in Saskatchewan.

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council This link will take you to an external website. is a non-profit, non-government organization whose mission is to help Saskatchewan and its people attain the environmental, economic and cultural benefits that come from reducing waste.

Saskatchewan Water and Wastewater Association (SWWA) This link will take you to an external website. is made up of individuals involved in the operation, maintenance and troubleshooting of water/wastewater systems and their related components.

SaskBiz provides the most comprehensive listing of information on communities and regions in Saskatchewan. Each Community Profile contains up-to-date information on economic indicators (such as population, labour force, education, leading employers, utilities, transportation and taxation) as well as quality of life indicators (such as schools, recreational facilities, health care and housing).

Spirit Creek Watershed Monitoring Committee This link will take you to an external website. is empowered to investigate and report the environmental impact on the water, soil and air arising from the intensive hog operation facility situated in the Spirit Creek Watershed.

Swift Current Creek Watershed Stewards Inc. This link will take you to an external website. is a not-for-profit corporation formed by local people in the Swift Current Creek and Rush Lake Creek Watersheds. Its mission is to enhance water quality and stream health of the Swift Current Creek Watershed by promoting awareness and understanding among water users.

Tourism Saskatchewan

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency provides groundwater and drinking water information and guidance for small systems.

Wastewater Systems Effluent Regulations (WSER): Canada's first national standards for wastewater treatment.

Western Canada Water (WCW), formerly called Western Canada Water and Wastewater Association (WCWWA), is a non-profit regional association promoting education, training and networking of its members in water treatment, water distribution, wastewater treatment and wastewater collection.

World Health Organization (WHO) is the United Nations specialized agency for health. Information on emerging issues in water and infectious disease is available. Information on potential transmission of avian influenza through water and sewage. WHO guidelines for drinking water quality include coverage of risk assessment and management for both microbiology and chemicals, as well as guidance on guidelines applications.

Quick Fact: One litre of oil can contaminate up to 2 million litres of water.