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Drops in the Bucket

author: Tom Cruickshank 

Drops In The Bucket

Our fresh-water supply is not just a matter of quantity, but quality. In part two of our series, we look at sources of contamination – flooding, leaking landfills, poorly maintained septic systems, agricultural run-off and more

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Truly Canadian Characters from our own Backyard

author: Orland French  illustrator: Tim Zeltner

Truly Canadian Characters From Our Own Backyard

In the 150 years since Canada’s birth, a number of exceptional people have emerged from our region. It’s time we took stock of their achievements

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Getting Your Goats

author: Denise Rudnicki  photos: Laura Berman

Getting Your Goats

A Castleton family is raising Nigerian Dwarf goats and making mouthwatering chèvre with the milk. Turns out making goat cheese is not as hard as you might think

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A Place Called Loch-sloy

author: David Newland  photos: Johnny C.Y. Lam

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A military relic, a business park, a hive of creativity the old Picton airbase exudes a storied past while its next chapter is being written

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Current Issue - Summer 2017

Watershed Magazine Summer 2017

First Words

Jane Kelly Summer 2017 home

A FEW WEEKS AGO, I SPENT A RAINY SUNDAY AFTERNOON watching a movie with my five-year-old grandson. It was an interpretation of Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax: the triumph of a good guy over a bad guy..…... read more

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WHEN THE WELL RUNS DRY
I always enjoy Watershed, but the Spring issue was particularly interesting, especially Paul Dalby’s spot-on “When the Well Runs Dry”...

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david newland

contributor 1Writer, performer and speaker, David was named a Fellow of the Royal Canadian…

eileen argyris

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Eileen has lived in Northumberland County since 1971, and spent most of her journalism....

jeff bray

contributor 3Jeff has been in and around the food world for over 18 years He’s passionate about food – where it comes from and who makes it....