Muskowekwan Water Treatment Plant Upgrades

The project will include the construction of a new water treatment plant (WTP) and the connection of a water supply well for Muskowekwan First Nation located on NW 12-27-15 W2M.  The WTP building will sit upon a new underground concrete storage reservoir.  Total area of the building is 616 sq. m.  Total area of facility, including gravel surfaces and truck load out is 0.32 ha (3200 sq. m).  Building construction is typical wood frame construction , with brick veneer.  Treatment process include biological pretreatment with membrane filtration.  The process is sized to meet the ten year design period with room for expansion to meet the twenty year design period.  The existing WTP will be decommissioned upon completion of the new facility.

Latest update

December 4, 2020 - Indigenous Services Canada issued its notice of determination and determined that the project is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
2 Notice of Determination - December 4, 2020
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - October 21, 2020


Indigenous Services Canada
Alvin Hamilton Building, 1783 Hamilton Street
Regina, Saskatchewan S4P 2B6
Telephone: 306-581-3134

  • Location

    • Muskowekwan IR 85 (Saskatchewan)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Water Management
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Muskowekwan First Nation
  • Authorities

    • Indigenous Services Canada
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


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...within 200 kilometres
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