8:00am - 12:00pm & 1:00pm - 4:30pm Monday through Friday
Please note: Office will be closed Monday February 18, 2019 in observance of Family Day.
Results of Expansion Plebiscite
The results of the December 4, 2018 plebiscite that was held for the purpose of seeking approval of the irrigators to change the expansion limit of the Bow River Irrigation District from the existing limit of 260,000 acres to 295,000 acres are as follows:
Irrigators voting in favour of expansion: 132
Irrigators voting against expansion: 32
Public Notice - 2018-2019 Expansion
Please refer to the following link for details on:
Please refer to the following links for details on:
Aquatic Invasive Species (including Quagga and Zebra Mussels) pose a very real threat to Alberta's waterways and irrigation canals, pipelines and reservoirs!
To learn what you can do to prevent these invasive species, click on the photos.
Growing Forward 2
Under the joint federal and provincial "Irrigation Efficiency" program irrigators that upgrade their irrigation systems may be eligible for up to $5000 in grant money. For details, click: Irrigation Efficiency Grant
Alberta Agriculture and Forestry has prepared a Fact Sheet concerning Water Quality of Surface Drainage.
Please see the .pdf file Surface Drainage Factsheet for further information.
The Bow River Water Management Videos
The Bow River Irrigation District is pleased to announce the availability of professional videos concerning the use and management of water resourpces on the Bow River. This ten episode set of videos illustrates the vitality and importance of the Bow River to life in Southern Alberta.
Click this link to go to the online streaming video page.
The Alberta Irrigation Projects Association has created a new website. Check it out by clicking the logo.