A plebiscite will be held for the purpose of seeking approval of the irrigators to apply to transfer up to 825 acre feet of the water allocated in the irrigation district’s water license to the Town of Cochrane. Please follow the button below for more information.Plebiscite Information
Fall 2023 Newsletter is now available. Please follow the button below to the Newsletter web page.Newsletters
The latest update to the Water Supply can be found by clicking the button below to download the .pdf file. Thank you.Water Supply Update
The BRID has an update to the Water Supply. Please click the button below to download the .pdf file. Thank you.Water Supply Update
A letter from the Board of Directors with important information regarding BRID water supply has been posted. Please follow the button below to download the .pdf file. Thank you.Board Letter
Application to add;
Notice of addition;
Acres for sale/rent.
The results of the Precision Agriculture Survey that was recently conducted can be found here.
The Bow River Irrigation District has collections of photos from our past. They are in .pdf format. They can be downloaded from the provided links.Photo Collection #1 (38.5MB)
For information on Infrastructure Projects within the Bow River Irrigation District, click on these buttons.Irrigation Rehabilitation Program
Aquatic Invasive Species (including Quagga and Zebra Mussels) pose a very real threat to Alberta's waterways and irrigation canals, pipelines and reservoirs!Read More
Through the vision, funding and support of the Bow River Irrigation District, Eastern Irrigation District and Western Irrigations District, we are excited to showcase this initial series of ten HD-quality, professional videos on The Story of Water Management on the Bow River.
Water is the lifeblood of southern Alberta and the Bow River is critical to the health of the Region. This educational series of vignettes, shot in spectacular High Definition, takes the viewer on a journey of Water Stewardship of the Bow River and how that stewardship affects life in the Bow Basin. Designed for both students and general audiences, the series looks at the importance of irrigation to life in Southern Alberta.