Albertans can make a difference in how we all share water. For the first time in a dozen years, the Alberta government will review how our limited water supply is shared among Albertans. Please be a part of the solution. Learn about water use and water rights in Alberta and participate in the decision-making process.
LEARN: About the issues and our proposed blueprint
In this section of our website, you can learn about the current water allocation system in Alberta and why it is under review. Drawing from our new report, Share the Water, we outline a proposed blueprint for addressing the growing challenges of water supply and demand as well as impacts to people, industry, and the environment.
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ACT: You can help make a difference!
How our limited supply of water is shared among all users affects you. Be a part of the solution. We hope you will be inspired to participate in the public consultation process. We will be posting more information as it unfolds to let you know how and when you can participate.
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DONATE: Support our work on this important issue
Water Matters is one of the few organizations devoted solely to Alberta's water. We tackle major water issues such as water allocations — and our work needs your support. In order to promote progressive policies in Alberta for water and water-related issues, we need your help. Please make a donation to support our work so that we can keep working for the public interest in water in Alberta.
We hope you will be inspired to participate in the upcoming policy review. We will be posting more information about the review as it unfolds, and let you know how and when you can participate.