05OJ Netley-Grassmere
05SB Willow Creek
05SC Icelandic River and Washow Bay Creek
05SD Fisher River

Box 1740
Gimli, Manitoba  R0C 1B0
Phone: 204-642-7578
Fax: 204-642-7581

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Planning - 05SC Icelandic River and Washow Bay Creek




The Icelandic River and Washow Bay Creek (05SC) IWMP was initiated in March of 2006 and a final version of the plan is available HERE. The process included the following steps:

  • Compile available scientific data for the watershed (May 2006 – Feb 2007)
  • Host community meetings to receive public input on issues of concern (April 18, 2007)
  • Establish watershed a list of action items as well as resource goals and objectives based on community issues. (May 2007- March 2009)
    • Summary issue document available here.
  • Host second public meeting to review a draft version of the plan
  • Revise and submit plan to Manitoba Water Stewardship for approval by Minister Melnick
  • Conduct programming that meets watershed needs and community issues (May 2009 – May 2017)
  • Monitor success based on goals and objects (May 2009 – May 2017)
  • Revise plan in 8 years (May 2017)
In May of 2006 the technical watershed planning advisory team (WPAT) met to discuss the watershed planning process and available information for the 05SC watershed.

Information about the watershed is available in a Watershed Characterization document which can be downloaded HERE