In the watershed management world LiDAR has become a hot topic. The provincial government is in the process of collecting new (or in many cases first time) LiDAR data for many locations in municipal Manitoba.
We’ve all seen the black snow in the ditches after strong winter winds. We know what it means; top soil has blown out of the adjacent field. But who cares? Well, to be honest everyone should.
The Penner Water Retention Project is an 800-metre-long dyke, located south of Steinbach, Manitoba in the Manning Canal sub-watershed district.
Sun Country Ranch is nestled in the southeast corner of Manitoba. It is home to Quinn and Stephan Schubert, as well as their twin seven-year-old daughters.
The Seine-Rat Rive Conservation District had the distinct pleasure of hosting Her Honour the Honourable Janice C. Filmon, C.M., O.M. Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba at this year’s annual general meeting.
The RM of Taché sealed an abandoned well in Lorette with surprising results. Peter Skjaerlund, Manager of Public Works, says he inadvertently discovered an abandoned well in 2015 while on a site visit with the municipality’s then CAO, Dan Poersch.
The Tourond Creek Discovery Centre (TCDC) is a unique public destination and outdoor environment located along Highway #52 near Kleefeld.
The Seine-Rat River Conservation District (SRRCD) is giving away free white spruce trees to the public. These saplings will be ready for planting in May 2018.
The Marynowski family in the Roseau River watershed is farming a legacy of sustainability for the future of their family farm. They are always on the lookout for innovate new ways to enhance their livestock operation.