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Canadian engineer proposes better flood damage prevention

Reports are coming in from locations across Canada about rising spring water levels. Every year hundreds if not thousands of homes and buildings are damaged by flood waters. To cause extensive damage, floods only need to be high enough to »

Environment & Animal Life

Spring floods threaten communities across Canada

From New Brunswick in the east, Quebec, the central province of Alberta, to west coast British Columbia, spring rain and melting winter snow have created huge swaths of flooding. In several cases, frozen river ice which has been broken up, »

Environment & Animal Life, Highlights

Rains cause havoc in Saskatchewan

The weather continues to play rough across Canada this year. After massive forest fires in Alberta made world headlines  this year, now comes a massive rain storm that swept across the neighbouring province of Saskatchewan in the past few days. »