Water Definitions and Terminology

Other Local Water Utilities

Black Mountain Irrigation
Glenmore-Ellison Improvement District
Southeast Kelowna Irrigation District
Rutland Waterworks District
City of Kelowna
Regional District of Central Okanagan
Greater Vernon Water
District of West Kelowna

Service utilities in BMID Service Area

Shaw Cable
Telus Telephone company
BC One Call - One call service for utility locates

Water Supply Organizations

BC Water & Waste Association
OBWB - Okanagan Water Wise
Water Supply Association of BC
Canadian Water & Wastewater Assoc.
American Waterworks Association
USEPA, Water and Groundwater homepage
Irrigation Association
Irrigation Industry Assoc. of B.C.
Water Environment Federation
American Public Works Association
Groundwater Protection Council
Water Quality Organization
National Groundwater Association
CivicInfo BC
Ministry of Community, Sport & Cultural Dev - Local Govt Dept

Regulations and Guidelines

Drinking Water Protection Act
Interior Health Authority - Drinking Water
Government Publications/Regulations listings

Water Resource Information Links

Ministry of Environment, Water Stewardship Division
Environment Canada homepage
Weather Office in Kelowna
Building Climate Resilience In The Okanagan
Information on Outdoor Water Conservation
Stream Flow data - real time online
Fun & Interesting Water Facts

Health Review: Fresh Water - US Insurance Agents

Make Water Work!


What is in the Water and What does it Mean

Health Canada - Drinking Water Chlorination
Statutes of British Columbia - Health Act
Water Saver Home
Water Saver Landscaping

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