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Notice is hereby given that applications will be accepted by the Lethbridge Northern Irrigation District for the transfer of irrigation acres from one parcel to another in accordance with Section 26 of the Irrigation Districts Act until February 28, 2019 for the 2019 irrigation season. The parcels involved in the proposed Transfer must be served by the same Irrigation District and must be signed by both parties to the proposed Transfer. All applications to transfer acres are subject to the approval of the Board of Directors.


Notice is hereby given that applications will be accepted by the Lethbridge Northern Irrigation District for irrigation of an alternate parcel in accordance with Section 25 of the Irrigation Districts Act until March 29, 2019 for the 2019 irrigation season. An Irrigator may apply to the District to use water to irrigate an alternate parcel not included on the Assessment Roll in lieu of using water to irrigate irrigation acres if the Irrigator is the Owner or Lessee of the alternate parcel. If the parcel is leased, the application must include the consent of the Owner. The term of the Agreement will commence May 1, 2019 and will expire on December 31, 2019.


To provide the best, most efficient water delivery system at the lowest possible cost to the water users, while ensuring good stewardship for the environment and our natural resources.


Upgrades to irrigation systems may create differences between the contracted demand and the actual demand of electricity and it may be in a water user's best interest to request a review of minimums to ensure they are receiving the benefits of any electrical efficiencies gained. Click here for a detailed information sheet.


Click here for dates and locations of the LNID 2018 weed control program.


Aquatic Invasive Species pose a very real threat to Alberta's waterways and irrigation canals pipelines and reservoirs.

For more information go to http://crownmanagers.org/aquatic-invasive-species

Or view our links page for more information.
Clean - Drain - Dry your boat and recreational gear.


Effective November 6, 2018, the Board of Directors has placed a freeze on accepting any new applications for Irrigation Acres (Water Rights) until a comprehensive review can be completed on all applications received by November 6, 2018 and on infrastructure capacities.

Water Conveyance agreements are available for purposes other than irrigation such as municipal, agricultural, commercial, industrial, management of fish, management of wildlife, habitat enhancement, and recreation. Water for the purpose of injecting into the ground to enhance oil or gas production is prohibited.

View the Rates page for more information.

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December 10, 2018
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