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Podcast explores Regina’s reliance on artificially constructed lake for its drinking water

City is Canada's only capital not built on a natural water body

March 20, 2024  By Ground Water Canada

Saskatchewan – The cities of Regina and Las Vegas have something in common with one another – neither one was built on a natural water source. Each city gets its drinking water from artificially constructed lakes. Regina, in fact, is Canada’s only capital city not built on a natural water body. A CBC podcast, Good Question, Saskatchewan, takes a closer look at Regina’s unique situation. CBC News report | READ MORE

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