Kootenay Lake Library

In 1992 an experimental Fertilization Program was started on Kootenay Lake to rebuild the food web that had been impacted by construction of BC Hydro dams. In 1999 the Fertilization Program was expanded to the upper Arrow Lakes Reservoir....

There is an urgent need to renew the forest resources upon which an environmentally-sustainable British Columbia economy depends. Past land management practices have lessened the productive capacity of both forest lands and, especially, fish-producing waters....