Water Security Agency

Water supporting a growing economy, a healthy environment and a strong quality of life for all Saskatchewan people.

The Water Security Agency is a unique organization in Canada – bringing together the majority of government’s core water management responsibilities in one place. When it comes to water resources, we provide a one window service for Saskatchewan citizens.

February 22, 2024
Water Security Agency Releases Preliminary Runoff Report – Reservoirs at Normal Levels

Today, the Water Security Agency (WSA) released the preliminary spring runoff report. Below average snow conditions, in combination with the generally dry fall conditions, is resulting in below normal to […]

November 29, 2023
Water Security Agency Issues Conditions at Freeze-up Report

Today, the Water Security Agency (WSA) released the 2023 Conditions at Freeze-up Report. Hot and dry conditions throughout the summer and fall have led to most areas of the province […]

November 8, 2023
Stay Safe on the Ice This Winter

With temperatures cooling and snow arriving, the Water Security Agency (WSA) is reminding the public to ensure that ice is thick enough to safely walk, drive or snowmobile on. Ice […]

Recent Advisories

May 11, 2023
Heavy Rainfall Advisory for Southeast Saskatchewan

A Colorado Low is expected to move into the southeastern corner of the province overnight tonight. This system is expected to remain relatively stationary into Saturday, resulting in appreciable precipitation […]

May 3, 2023
Spring Runoff Update – May 3, 2023

Runoff from the melt of the April 19/20 snowfall event is having more of an impact on the Qu’Appelle River System than previously expected. Runoff from the system’s two largest […]

April 26, 2023
Southeast Update – April 26

The Water Security Agency (WSA) is providing an update for southeast parts of the province along the Upper Souris and Long Creek basins. Higher than expected daytime temperatures that have […]