The South East Alberta Watershed Alliance (SEAWA) brings together diverse partners to educate the public, to support knowledge development, and to develop and facilitate the implementation of management plans for the sustainable use of the South Saskatchewan River Sub-Basin and the Pakowki Lake watershed.
Riparian areas in Seven Persons Creek Watershed were assessed using a Riparian Health Model (RHM) calibrated to the Cows and Fish ground method of riparian assessment for both streams (lotic) and lakes/reservoirs (lentic). The RHM used existing ortho-based aerial imagery
Large drainage basins are typically divided into smaller units, either “sub-basins” or “sub-watersheds,” to make them easier to manage. The Government of Alberta defines the larger basin formed by the Bow, Oldman, Red Deer and the Alberta portion of
Our SEAWA UpSTREAM Quarterly newsletters help to keep you informed about our watershed activities and programs. To register for the “What’s New in the Watershed” monthly newsletters, you can click the “REGISTER NOW” button,
If you have a photograph or video of the watershed that you would like to share with others, please send it along to us and we will include it in our Photo and Video Gallery!
The flow rates of rivers can vary greatly over the year (such as in 2011 and 2013). Alberta Environment and the Water Survey of Canada offer river flows and levels across several watersheds in the South Saskatchewan River Sub-Basin.