Our Committees

Bow Basin Watershed Management Plan

The purpose of the Bow Basin Watershed Management Plan (BBWMP) is to provide “guidance and recommendations” to decision-making authorities, municipalities, natural resource managers and users and residents regarding land and water resources in the watershed. The watershed management plan has been led by the Bow River Basin Council (BRBC), through the BBWMP Steering Committee decision-makers will continue to work together toward implementing the BBWMP (a living document) and achieving the plan’s outcomes and goals.

Legislation and Policy

In accordance with its by-laws, the BRBC has established the Legislation and Policy Committee (LPC), an advisory committee to consider and recommend municipal, provincial and federal water legislation and policy to the Board of Directors that may affect the Bow River Basin.

Science

The Monitoring and Modelling Committee (MMC) provides technical support for the implementation and planning phases of the Bow Basin Watershed Management Plan, and provide leadership and guidance in the areas of research, data collection, assessment, integration, dissemination and education.

Stakeholder Engagement

The Stakeholders Engagement Communications Committee (SECC) prepares and implements the strategies that represent the Council's work in public education and communications.

Youth Committee

The Youth Committee (YC) engages children (0-18) and young adults (18-35), in the activities and projects of the Bow River Basin Council.