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Prairie Flood Management and Mitigation Seminar
March 27, 2013

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YouTube Video:

The Dutch and their delta - Jacob Vossestein


Benefits of Water Managagement & Effective Governance 

Presenter:  George Peters, Royal HaskoningDHV, The Netherlands

Land & Infrastructure Resiliency Assessment (LIRA) Project
Assiniboine River Watershed, SK - Pilot Study

Presenters:  Aron Hershmiller, Manager Assiniboine Watershed Stewardship Association - AWSA
                    Cameron Kayter, Agriculture Canada Science & Technology Branch

Urban Stormwater Management:  Challenges and Opportunities

Presenter:  Darryl Dormuth, Ph.D., Water Resource Specialist, Associated Engineering

Design and Construction of the Lake St. Martin Emergency Outlet

Presenter:  Eric Blais, Water Resources AECOM Canada West, Manitoba

City of Yorkton Storm Water Management Initiatives

Presenter:  Gord Shaw, Director of Planning & Engineering, City of Yorkton

Administration and Enforcement of The Water Rights Act

Presenter: Goeff Reimer, Manitoba Water Stewardship

Sensor Technologies for Water Management

Presenter:  John van Pol, Founder and Managing Director INCAS, The Netherlands

Conserve First, Restore Later:  A Summary of Wetland Loss in the Canadian Prairies and Implications for Water Quality

Presenter:  Pascal H.J. Badiou, Institute for Wetland and Waterfowl Research, Ducks Unlimited Canada

The Netherlands' Water Policy & Program Implementation:  Issues & Challenges

Presenter:  George Peters, Royal HaskoningDHV, The Netherlands

Flood Management and the 25 Year Water Security Plan:  Flood and Drought Management Reduction

Presenter: Wayne Dybvig, President, Saskatchewan Water Security Agency


Temporary Flood Protection Research at University of Manitoba

Presenter:  Shawn Clark, Ph.D., P.Eng., Faculty of Engineering