Our Watershed. Our future. Ours to protect.

Who is the Lesser Slave Watershed Council?

The Lesser Slave Watershed Council (LSWC) is a nonprofit, charitable organization whose mission is: to be a proactive organization working towards long term economic, social and environmental sustainability of the Lesser Slave watershed and its citizens. The LSWC is guided by a board of directors elected by members within the watershed.

What does the LSWC do?

  • Report on the health of the Lesser watershed through State of the Watershed reports and other technical studies. 
  • Provide watershed management recommendations to decision makers, including the Government of Alberta, municipalities, industry and other stakeholders through the development and implementation of an integrated watershed management plan for the basin. 
  • Promote watershed stewardship through diverse education and outreach programs for people of all ages. 
  • Work with the Government of Alberta to deliver Water for Life goals.

The Lesser Slave Watershed 

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Upcoming Events and News

April 12, 2017 - Aquatic Invasive Species Workshop
Where: Faust Community Center
Time: 10am - 4pm, lunch provided
Register by calling 780 523 9800 or email info@lswc.ca 
Download the event poster HERE


Canada Water Week - March 19 - 25, 2017

LSWC Open House On World Water Day. 
Stop in at 4833-52nd Ave. High Prairie from 3pm to 7pm on March 22, 2017 and meet our staff, learn about the watershed, enter our coloring contest & enter to win Canada Water Week draws. 


RAIN BARREL Fundraiser - click HERE for details and to order 



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