MEIA News Bulletin – February 2020


News, Announcements, and Upcoming Events for February 2020

Interim Phosphorous Reduction and Nutrient Removal Implementation Plan Released


The Province of Manitoba and City of Winnipeg released the Interim Phosphorous Reduction and Nutrient Removal Implementation Plan on January 31st.  The Project Technical Committee has reached consensus on the scope of work for 2020, which also includes testing for interim phosphorous removal to determine how much additional phosphorous can be removed from the city’s

Funding: Canada Summer Jobs Program Now Accepting Applications


The call for applications is open from January 30, 2020, to February 24, 2020.

CCME has posted the Ecological Risk Assessment Guidance Document


The Ecological Risk Assessment Guidance document provides general guidance for site managers and risk assessors to conduct ecological risk assessment for soils, sediments, surface water and groundwater in the context of managing contaminated sites. It expands the Federal Contaminated Sites Action Plan Ecological Risk Assessment Guidance to apply to all jurisdictions and align with CCME’s

New Clean Fuel Standards for Manitoba


Manitoba will have the cleanest fuel standards in Canada by increasing the ethanol and biodiesel content of its transportation fuels as it implements its Made-in-Manitoba Climate and Green Plan

Job Opportunity: Coordinator, Programs


Canadian Council of Ministers
of the Environment (CCME)

Call for Proposals: EcoAction Community Funding Program


Application deadline March 3, 2020

Lake Winnipeg Basin Program Call for Letters of Intent


Submission deadline February 6, 2020

MEIA News Bulletin – January 2020


News, Announcements, and Upcoming Events for January 2020

Indigenous and Northern Initiatives Grant Program Now Accepting Applications


The application deadline is Feb. 7.