Free-range Cattle in Watersheds

Summerland resident, and PWPA member Charles Parkhurst is vocal about the damage to the water supply caused by free range cattle. There are numerous problems with free-range cattle – from increased e-coli and nitrogen in drinking water caused by cow feces and...

Did You Know…Arnica

-by Dawn Boys Arnica Montana is the most common name for this Sunflower family plant. It’s also known as Wolf’s Bane and Mountain Tobacco. Arnica is found in temperate climates of North America (Canada to Mexico) as well as Central Europe and even Siberia. Here...

Peachland ForestMarch 2021 a Great Success!

 More than 40 people showed up in support of our watershed’s forests, and for forestry reform in BC, at the third annual ForestMarch, on March 19th. Demonstrators came from as far away as Pentiction to support the cause. With Peachland’s water source...

Meet Herb Hammond RPF

Herb Hammond is a Registered Professional Forester and forest ecologist with 40 years of experience in research, industry, teaching and consulting. Currently his work is carried out through Silva Ecosystem Consultants and the Silva Forest Foundation. He is best known...