Spirit Creek Watershed Monitoring Commitee

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Spirit Creek Watershed Monitoring Commitee
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The Spirit Creek Watershed Monitoring Committee is the first of its kind established in Canada to monitor intensive livestock operations. Its members are local residents representing municipal and community groups, rural residents, cottage owners and farmers in the Good Spirit Lake area of east-central Saskatchewan.

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agriculture, livestock
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To investigate and report the environmental impact on the water, soil and air resulting from intensive hog operations in the Spirit Creek watershed.

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Public awareness, for example, through the media (informal education)
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Ministry of Agriculture