Member Profile: Jack Gerow

Jack bought his Peachland home some 40 years ago. Both his sons, now 33 and 30, were born at the Kelowna General Hospital.  He has made Peachland his principal residence. A few years ago, Jack learned the 50% of the Peachland watersheds were under clear-cut licensing....

Baskets & Berries

by PWPA Member, Lee Humphries I remember climbing up T.V. mountain, a small sand mound with a reception tower, racing my cousins, 3 quart baskets in hand, for the first blueberry at the very top of the hill. Those low-bush blueberries loved the acidic soil in the...

Member Profile: Taryn Skalbania

Taryn is not just a PWPA a member, she is one of the co-founders and a PWPA director. She is the driving force of the organization.  With a wealth of knowledge about both the social history of our watershed, and its biophysical story, she understands the complexities...