Level 3 – July 18, 2018

North Salt Spring Water District (NSSWD) is moving to Level 3 Watering Restrictions effective July 18, 2018. Click here to find out how you can user your water during Level 3 watering restrictions. Many factors are considered in the decision to move to Level 3 watering restrictions including current lake levels, the rate of lake [...]

By |2018-07-17T22:24:52+00:00July 17th, 2018|Current Drought Level, Latest News|Comments Off on Level 3 – July 18, 2018

World Water Day

Today is World Water Day. This year’s theme – Nature for Water – explores how we can use nature to overcome the water challenges of the 21st century. Find more information on how you and others can help save our planet’s most precious resource at http://worldwaterday.org/

By |2018-04-02T21:04:59+00:00March 22nd, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on World Water Day

Logo Contest Winner

The winning entry was Designed by Lynne York of Studio 2901. Congratulations Lynne!                       Above - The new logo and Chairman, Marshall Heinekey presents Lynne with her prize package - a low flow toilet, rain-barrel and water-saver shower-head. Many thanks to all the designers for [...]

By |2018-03-12T20:37:29+00:00February 22nd, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on Logo Contest Winner

Logo Design Contest – Win a Household Water Conservation Package

Logo Design Contest Win a Household Water Conservation Package February 10, 2018 - The entry deadline for this has now closed and we are no longer accepting submissions. The winner will be chosen February 22, 2018.

By |2018-03-12T20:44:35+00:00January 10th, 2018|Latest News|Comments Off on Logo Design Contest – Win a Household Water Conservation Package

District Receives Econics Report on District Finances

The District recently commissioned Econics to undertake an in-depth look at the District's current and future financial picture including rates, cost of service and capital works.  The final report and recommendations are now available here.  Econics specialize in consulting on financial sustainability, demand management, social marketing, and project management services to water service providers.  Results [...]

By |2018-07-09T23:50:57+00:00November 23rd, 2017|Latest News|Comments Off on District Receives Econics Report on District Finances

NSSWD Receives Two Critical Reports by Dr. Maggie Squires, limnologist

The District is pleased to announce the completion of two critical reports by Dr. Maggie Squires, limnologist. The first report, Internal Phosphorus Loading in Lakes: How It Works and Why Artificial Aeration Doesn’t Work, is a review of the literature on the subject of artificial aeration including advancements in understanding of the mechanisms of internal [...]

By |2018-03-12T20:54:07+00:00September 27th, 2017|Latest News|Comments Off on NSSWD Receives Two Critical Reports by Dr. Maggie Squires, limnologist