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New CVRD Website Showcases How To ‘Live The New Normal’

Drought and flooding are the ‘new normal’ in the Cowichan region, and are putting our watersheds and communities’ water supply under extreme stress. The good news is Cowichan residents, farmers and business owners now have access to a wide variety of practical, effective solutions to do what they can to minimize the impacts of these very serious problems, thanks to the Cowichan Valley Regional District’s NewNormalCowichan.ca website. 

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Apples and Oranges? Lessons for BC from California’s Drought and Groundwater Law Reform

Drought can be scary, and there’s no doubt that recent news about the potentially cataclysmic drought in California has us all uneasy. Groundwater has long been California’s “safety net” in times of drought, but so much groundwater has been taken recently that land is sinking under people’s feet and aquifers are at serious risk of being depleted (if they aren’t already). 

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Regional District of Nanaimo ups water ban to Level 4

The ongoing drought has pushed Regional District of Nanaimo to a comprehensive water ban for all district water services areas. 

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