Storage of Excess Water in Quill Lake Areas
Number: POP 5-15A
Department: Environment Canada
WHEREAS over the last couple of years, the Quill Lakes have increased in size due to excessive moisture; and
WHEREAS this water has taken a large number of acres out of production and will remain so for years after the water subsides; and
WHEREAS these lands are considered valueless in their present state as no one would purchase this land;
BE IT RESOLVED that the Federal Government take responsibility for the storage of excessive water in the Quill Lakes by purchasing, renting or leasing the private lands affected.