Regional Watersheds Advisory Board - Volunteer Opportunity

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Regional Watersheds Advisory Board


The Regional Watersheds Advisory Board serves as subject matter experts to Regional Council, through the Environmental and Sustainability Standing Committee on matters respecting watershed management.

Committee's Role

1. Advises the Environment and Sustainability Standing Committee on municipal policy projects as required under the HRM Charter, the Regional Municipal Planning Strategy, and Secondary Planning Strategies, and as may be specifically assigned by the Environment & Sustainability Committee;

2. Fulfil the legislated requirements with respect to municipal development activities; and

3. Performs duties as directed by Regional Council on matters described in the Municipal Planning Strategies.


  • Up to two (2) Representatives from NGO’s/Recreation Organizations
  • Up to two (2) Academia seats

Term of Appointment: Term to November 2019

Meeting Schedule and Location

Location: Alderney Library, Dartmouth

Day: 2nd Wednesday of each month

Time: 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Frequency: Monthly