Cowichan Conversations: Cowichan River Could Dry Up As We Face Drought Conditions

Cowichan Weir-Photo by Brian Hoole The Cowichan River is being challenged by a very dry spring, no remaining relief from melting snowpacks and the outlook for the balance of the summer and fall is for very dry drought conditions. The Catalyst Pulp Mill uses vast amounts of water from the Cowichan and with climate change ...

Cowichan Conversations: CVRD Director Loren Duncan Lives On The River

Richard Hughes-Political Blogger   There has been controversy over Cowichan Lake and River water levels,  use and impacts for many decades and many of us including myself do not have a full and clear overall  understanding of the issues swirling around the Cowichan River weir and its impacts. Oh I  get the basics I suppose, ...