BC Green’s concerned about watershed governance

BC Green’s concerned about watershed governance

In August, MLA Adam Olsen included a stop in Peachland as part of his Okanagan Valley tour to learn more about the impact of resource harvesting on our water quality. PWPA hosted a long-table lunch with representatives from Summerland and Peachland. Olsen is the...
Forest management could be causing more harm than good

Forest management could be causing more harm than good

Courtesy CBC News A University of British Columbia researcher is taking a closer look at the impact of current forest management strategies — and how they could be causing more harm than good. Lori Daniels, professor of forestry and conservation sciences, is...
Old-growth Rainforest Destroyed

Old-growth Rainforest Destroyed

On Clayoquot Sound anniversary, Sierra Club BC map shows more than 30 per cent of Vancouver Island’s remaining old-growth rainforest destroyed since protests While many of BC’s trees are going up in flames, the most resilient provincial forests that are less prone to...
Environmental Flow Needs – Science, Policy & Practice

Environmental Flow Needs – Science, Policy & Practice

The Okanagan Basin Water Board and the Canadian Water Resources Association, BC Branch are excited to host siwłkʷ (WATER) FOR ALL – OUR RESPONSIBILITY Environmental Flow Needs Conference 2018: Science, Policy & Practice, October 17-18, 2018, in Kelowna, B.C. This...