Water Protection Advisory Committee Meeting (Shuswap Watershed Council)

May 24, 2016 - 9:00am to 12:30pm

Location: Splatsin Community Centre
Electoral Area:
District of Sicamous
Electoral Area C
Electoral Area D
Electoral Area E
Electoral Area F


Meeting objectives:
1. Establish the Committee: meet for the first time; approve terms of reference
2. Learn about and seek clarification about the P research
3. Provide input on viability, specifics and timing of other water protection initiatives

9:00AM       Welcome, introductions, review agenda and objectives
9:10AM       Terms of Reference – review and approve; review membership
9:30AM       Phosphorus research
                        - Research objectives; methodology; locations; products
                        - Q & A with Jeff Curtis and Megan Ludwig
10:45AM       Coffee break
11:00AM       Other topics in SWC’s Water Protection Initiative:
                    C. Support remediation & phosphorus mitigation projects to improve water quality ($10 000)
                    D. Support nutrient management education ($6000)
                    E. Promote nutrient management and pollution reduction from other sources ($1000)
                         - Review what is in the 5 year program plan and associated budget
                         - Seek input on viability; specifics; timing
12:00PM       Lunch – provided
12:20PM       Next Steps
                          - Future meeting date; draft agenda; action items
12:30PM       Adjourn


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