Alberta’s irrigation facilities do much more than provide water for crop production. The network of canals and reservoirs provide a wide range of high quality water-based recreation opportunities. Angling, bird watching, boating, camping, and water skiing are just some of the activities that are enjoyed by urban and rural folks alike. It’s only natural — water and sun equals FUN!
Did You Know?
Prior to the development of Alberta’s irrigation infrastructure, there was virtually no naturally standing water in southern Alberta? Today, irrigation reservoirs provide opportunities for almost half of the recreational