Lower Souris Watershed Committee Inc. (LSWC)

Presentation of the Organization

The LSWC is a basin-wide organization working with all community members to reduce the detrimental environmental impacts of everyday activities through:

? Providing watershed education

? Restoring wetlands for water conservation

? Developing sustainable community water supplies

? Identifying and reducing surface and ground water threats

? Implementing beneficial management practices for agricultural producers

? Preserving and developing local fish habitat

? Engaging in research projects

? Monitoring of water quality

Its mission is to ?balance the economic, environmental, and social values to sustain and improve the watershed for future generations.?

The watershed is located in the south-eastern corner of Saskatchewan. It encompasses 20 rural municipalities, 19 urban municipalities, and three First Nation?s lands. It includes the Antler River, Four Creeks, and Pipestone Creek sub watershed areas.


Lower Souris Watershed Committee Inc.

Box 104

Redvers, Saskatchewan

S0C 2H0


Phone: 306-452-3292

Fax: 306-452-3293

E-mail: info@lowersourisriverwatershed.com

Website: http://www.lowersourisriverwatershed.com

Resource Person(s)

Elaine Morgan, Executive Administrator