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[caption id="attachment_785" align="alignright" width="300"] Photo Credit: Friends of Kootenay Lake[/caption] The peace of the water calms my bones This moment just on loan Wavering light fills eyes bright Breath pause at the sight Depths vast and unknown Many stories go untold The waters history is thick of time Its essence never yours or...

[caption id="attachment_761" align="alignright" width="300"] Photo Credit: Friends of Kootenay Lake[/caption] Thanks Monica, Daphne, and Sherry for helping out with the water monitoring on Monday. It was a beautiful day out on Kootenay Lake although the conditions were very choppy....

[caption id="attachment_736" align="alignright" width="200"] Photo Credit: Friends of Kootenay Lake[/caption] The Friends of Kootenay Lake are working with Reel Adventures to monitor water quality in the West Arm of Kootenay Lake. There are three stations (by Kokanne Creek, 5 mile narrows, and just downstream of Nelson)...

Thanks to the Nelson Young Naturalists for a great day by the lake. We had a lot of fun at the Water Quality for Kids event last weekend! Here are a couple of  pictures with a Friends of Kootenay Lake  instructor teaching kids about the...

Celebrated every April 22, Earth Day is the largest, most celebrated environmental event worldwide. Friends of Kootenay Lake is working with the Central Kootenay Invasive Plant Council, the City of Nelson, Kootenay Native Plant Society, West Kootenay EcoSociety,and the Nelson Pilots Association to host a family...