March 22, 2024

No ‘drought’ about it: Water restrictions are coming in Alberta this summer

For World Water Day, Tricia Stadnyk talks about the predicted drought and how Albertans can prepare

Alberta is headed for a drought in the summer of 2024. How can we prepare for what lies ahead? UCalgary’s Dr. Tricia Stadnyk, P.Eng, professor in the Schulich School of Engineering and Faculty of Arts, and Canada Research Chair in Hydrologic Modelling, shares how researchers measure Alberta’s drought conditions, and what impact a Stage 4 drought could have on our daily lives.

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