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Osprey Nest Monitoring Workshop and Project

Osprey Nest Monitoring Workshop and Project

OSPREY NEST MONITORING PROJECT The Osprey Nest Monitoring Project is a Citizen-Science initiative that seeks to build the capacity of information on the status of breeding ospreys in the Kootenay Lake area. The project will also contribute to engaging and

Earth Day 2016- "Know Your Watershed" Project at Duck Bay

Earth Day 2016- “Know Your Watershed” Project at Duck Bay

Know Your Watershed is a regionally-based Columbia Basin Trust program, which is offered throughout the Basin.  The program, administered and delivered by Wildsight with collaboration from the Friends of Kootenay Lake Stewardship Society and Central Kootenay Invasive Species Society, supports

Shoreline Spawning Kokanee in Kootenay Lake

Shoreline Spawning Kokanee in Kootenay Lake

“REPORT A SPAWNER PROGRAM” We are trying to learn more about where shoreline spawning is taking place. If you see a shoreline spawning Kokanee call : 250-354-6333 and include the LOCATION and NUMBER OF FISH SPOTTED.

URGENT: Please keep your eyes out for dead bats!

URGENT: Please keep your eyes out for dead bats!

You may have already heard about the recent detection of White Nose Syndrome (WNS) in a Little Brown Myotis Washington State. This disease has devastated bat populations in eastern North America but it is the first confirmed case close to

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Upcoming Events

  1. Creston Valley Bird Festival

    May 13 @ 8:00 am - July 15 @ 3:00 pm