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  • Water Quality Nov 8th 2018

    Date posted: November 9, 2018

    Sheila, Jim and Linda C went testing on Nov 8th  on a cloudy cold day. Water levels were a little lower than the previous week, but the creeks were flowing well. All results were within the guidelines, with oxygen levels high. Results can be seen here:MPWS Water Quality 2018 11 Nov8

  • Millard Rearing Channel Juvenile coho study

    Date posted: November 9, 2018

    YER in conjunction with Wendy Kotilla and Esther Guimond with 2 students completed a study on the presence of fish in the Millard Rearing channel in August of this year. A report of the study can be viewed here:2018 juvenule rearing report Final_Nov

  • Water Quality Nov 1st 2018

    Date posted: November 4, 2018

    Sheila, Linda Cheu and Linda Mcansh went testing on 1st Nov on a cloudy day after heavy overnight rain.  Despite the rain, creek levels were not too high and turbidity was reasonable, the highest being 4.38 at Piercy Creek under  the connector. Dissolved oxygen was high, temperatures were normal, around 9 or 10C (the range […]

  • AGM to be held on November 15th

    Date posted: November 4, 2018

    Millard Piercy Watershed Stewards will be holding their AGM on November 15th2018 at 2202 Lambert Drive, Courtenay, 7.00pm. Guest Speaker— at 7.10- will be Paul de Greeff –Green Infrastructure in Victoria—Making Headway.

  • Water Quality Oct 18 2018

    Date posted: October 24, 2018

    Sheila and Jim showed Monica and Ed the ropes of WQ testing on a sunny warm day. We were starting our 5 weeks of testing in what should be wet conditions, but conditions were very dry as there had been no rain for nearly 3 weeks. The water quality was good in all areas, clear […]

  • Terry Kelly Memorial

    Date posted: September 30, 2018

    In August members of MPWS met with family and friends of the late Terry Kelly to commemorate his work with the MPWS.  We met at the concrete fish statue at the foot of 31st Street in Courtenay. A plaque in Terry’s memory has been added to the base of the fish statue. Terry is greatly […]

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