Program 140

AIRDATE:09/28/04

PROMO: Water conservation expert Rod Bennett outlines allocation problems in the South Saskatchewan River Basin

Tom Choi of Science Alberta Foundation turns science learning into digital fun at Wonderville.ca

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TITLE: Rod Bennett, Head, Resource Conservation Section, Irrigation Branch, Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development, Lethbridge
SUBJECT: #140 Confronting Water Scarcity Conference: Water Allocation in the South Saskatchewan River Basin
SYNOPSIS: Over that last century, farmers In southern Alberta have Given explorer John Palliser a Run for his money. With the aid Of irrigation, agriculture has become The engine that drives the economy of The very dry, water poor southern Half of the province. But concerns Over climate change and water Conservation are forcing the industry To change.

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TITLE: Tom Choi, Digital Initiatives, Science Alberta Foundation
SUBJECT: #140 Wonderville.ca
SYNOPSIS: Wonderville.ca is the new classroom For science learning. Tom Choi Of Science Alberta Foundation talks About the development and attraction Of this digital world.

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