Month: October 2019

Oct 28 2019

Dr. Dave Preikshot – Cowichan Watershed Board’s monthly speaker series.

Last Thursday evening, Dr. Dave Preikshot was the first presenter of the season in the Cowichan Watershed Board’s monthly speaker series. In a world of sound bites and info snippets, these opportunities to hear an expert share knowledge and expertise so generously provide much needed current, accurate information and context. In our work over the…

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Oct 22 2019

Road Trip Planning

When I go on a trip, I plan my itinerary, check for road closures, fill the tank with gas, pack my bags and ask my neighbours to bring in my mail. Then I get in the car and go! Mosaic had two open houses. The one where they were proposing to build a by-pass road.…

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Oct 22 2019

From Pam Jorgenson at Mosaic:

From Pam Jorgenson at Mosaic: Hi again, I wanted to let everyone know that Mosaic will be continuing the studies commenced in the summer, in which geotechnical crews conduct detailed terrain stability assessments of the hillside around Youbou. Estimated start date for activity is the last week of October. As before, the crew will be…

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Oct 12 2019

Cowichan Watershed Board meeting on September 30th, 2019

Jim and I attended the latest Cowichan Watershed Board meeting on September 30. The Watershed Board “exists to provide leadership for sustainable water management and to protect and enhance environmental quality and the quality of life in the Cowichan watershed and adjoining areas.” The Board is co-chaired by the Chief of Cowichan Tribes First Nation,…

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