Earth Day Beach Cleanups & Art Challenge!

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Earth Day Beach Cleanups & Art Challenge!

Join the Friends of Kootenay Lake for our Earth Day Weekend Beach Cleanups! Feel good about giving a little love to your lake on Earth Day, we will be combing the beach picking up trash. This is a free, fun

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FOKLSS is Hiring!

FOKLSS is Hiring!

Email resume and cover letter to nina@friendsofkootenaylake.ca

Climate Action in the Columbia Basin

Climate Action in the Columbia Basin

Hot off the press for spring is a new summary of climate change, impacts, and action for the Columbia Basin. This booklet has been prepared for Basin residents and communities as an engaging, easy-to-read snapshot of the latest climate science

The Nelson Daily: Kootenay-Columbia lakes and rivers win protections

The Nelson Daily: Kootenay-Columbia lakes and rivers win protections

Navigable lakes and rivers across Kootenay-Columbia will receive blanket protections under new legislation that was introduced after MP Wayne Stetski tabled his own bill on the subject. Read the full article here.

UN World Water Development Report 2017

UN World Water Development Report 2017

Wastewater: An untapped resource What if we were to consider the vast quantities of domestic, agricultural and industrial wastewater discharged into the environment every day as a valuable resource rather than a costly problem? This is the paradigm shift advocated