We are proud to be bringing the AquaHacking Challenge to Western Canada.

Young, innovative minds – from across Canada – are invited to put their skills to work, creating ground-breaking solutions to some of the most critical water issues facing B.C., Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Manitoba.

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Timeline

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Water Issues

On-Farm nutrient capture and recycling

On-Farm nutrient capture and recycling

How can we capture and reuse the valuable nutrients from livestock operations and improve the health of nearby rivers, lakes and aquifers?

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Optimization of drinking water/wastewater treatment plants

Optimization of drinking water/wastewater treatment plants

How can we improve the operations of primary water/wastewater utility infrastructure?

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Toxic algal blooms

Toxic algal blooms

How can we improve testing and reduce the incidence of toxic algal blooms?

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Innovative ‘social’ technologies for water information

Innovative ‘social’ technologies for water information

Are there new ways we can link to existing social media and communications technologies to support community access to water information?

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Water issues summary

Water issues summary

In the link below you can find a summary document about the water issues, with additional information and ressources

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Contact us at Carolina.restrepo@obwb.ca

National Financial Partners

Local Financial Partners

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Academic Partners

 

Contact us if you want to help us promote the challenge among your ecosystem.

Implementation Partners