Watershed Extension

RIVER WATCH

Teachers get your students out of the classroom and into the watershed! Using the District’s new River Watch Kit, students can make observations at local rivers and creeks by recording flow, weather and water chemistry characteristics.

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Managing Your Waterfront Property

This brochure provides basic information about the shoreline on your waterfront property.

Managing Your Waterfront Property

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GIS Services: Aerial Photo Assessment

Ortho Images

Ortho photographs are a tool that gives you an overhead view of your property and can be used to plan projects. The library of images available at the LSRCD includes colour photos taken as recently as 2007. Contact us today to order an ortho photo of your property. Prices vary depending on the size of the map. GIS services are also available to assist landowners in evaluating their operation. RM ortho maps available as well. The district also has a 42 inch plotter for your large scale printing needs. Contact the office to price out your farm maps today. We can also help map out your subdivision proposals.

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 MCDA Youth Multimedia Competition

Stduents in grades 7 to 9 and 10 to 12 from across Manitoba can let their creativity flow and come up with a video or PowerPoint with a message about being sustainable with water, directed at a middle school or high school audience, but with appeal for other age groups.  Prizes are awarded at the annual MCDA Conference in December.

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Classrooms and Creeks Program

Classrooms and Creeks Program

This program provides educators with a resource to supplement their curriculum. Options available are water quality testing and invertebrate sampling. Please contact us if you are interested.

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Oak Hammock Marsh Eco-Van

The LSRCD will sponsor this travelling education team, based out of the Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre, to visit your school with their science-based programs for grades K to 12.

Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre