CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS! 2018 Youth Water Festival, Nelson B.C.

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CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS! 2018 Youth Water Festival, Nelson B.C.

Are you interested in water in the Kootenays? Would you like to help educate and inspire students of the Kootenays? The Friends of Kootenay Lake Stewardship Society is hosting the first annual Youth Water Festival on May 23, 2018.  This

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CKISS: Request for Qualifications of Herbicide Contractors

CKISS: Request for Qualifications of Herbicide Contractors

The Central Kootenay Invasive Species Society is soliciting a statement of qualification from individuals or firms interested in providing herbicide contracting services. Proposals shall be submitted to the Central Kootenay Invasive Species Society, Attention: Jennifer Vogel, at admin@ckiss.ca. Proposals submitted after

Uninterrupted Journey - An Interactive Journey of the Life of a Salmon

Uninterrupted Journey – An Interactive Journey of the Life of a Salmon

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Duck Bay Restoration Day with Selkirk College School of Environment & Geomatics

Duck Bay Restoration Day with Selkirk College School of Environment & Geomatics

On Saturday April 28th, the Friends of Kootenay Lake Stewardship Society (FOKLSS) hosted 16 students from the Integrated Environmental Planning Program at Selkirk College for a shoreline restoration day. Integrated Environmental Planning Instructor, Brenda Beckwith, brought students from the Castlegar

Earth Day Weekend Beach Cleanups!

Earth Day Weekend Beach Cleanups!

  Over Earth Day Weekend FOKLSS helped create three different beach cleanups and joined the Eco Society’s Earth Day Parade in Nelson, BC. On Sunday, April 22nd we had over 100 volunteers join us in cleaning the beach at Kokanee

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