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Assiniboine West Watershed District  

GROW - Shallow Wetlands Incentive Program - NEW 

Landowners who protect smaller wetlands may qualify for annual payments. Those protected areas may still be cultivated during dry years. Program Highlights:

  • 10 - year agreements
  • Annual payments based on property value/cash rental rates 
  • Only intact Class 1 & 2 wetlands are eligible
  • Class 1 & 2 wetlands typically only hold surface water for only a short period of time after snowmelt in early to late spring. Also during heavy rainfall events
  • This program can be combined with wetland restoration ditch plugging of any type of wetland

Call your local AWWD office Oak River (204)  204-566-2270, Miniota office (204) 567-3554 and Inglis office (204) 564-2388

Image of Class 2 wetland after water recedes

                                    

Soil and Water Project Interest

AWWD is accepting general ideas for water and soil projects,  Click HERE to access the form to submit yours.

Assiniboine River Daily Flood Sheets

Shellmouth River Updates

 

Assiniboine West Watershed District

111 Sarah Ave Miniota, MB R0M 1M0

Miniota Office: 204-567-3554
Oak River Office:    204-566-2270
Inglis Office: 204-564-2388
Miniota Fax: 204-567-3587
Ryan Cell: (204) 851-0356