2015 Kootenay Lake Summit

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2015 Kootenay Lake Summit

October 24, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Registration Now Closed for the 3rd Annual Summit.  The Lake Summit will bring people together who live near Kootenay Lake to inspire and educate

There will be presentations, live music, a dance performance, an introduction to the Kootenay Lake Community Values Study, and free lunch.  Themes will include fisheries, First Nations history, lake geology, and species-at-risk. The event will encourage a broader and deeper understanding of the lake’s ecosystem and build cooperative relationships among Kootenay Lake communities.

The event will include presentations and performances by:

  • Keynote Speaker: Joe Pierre Jr. – Storyteller from the Ktunaxa Nation
  • Presenters:
    • Lesley Anderton – Origins of Kootenay Lake and its unique geologic features
    • Nicole Kapell – Archeology on Kootenay Lake and overview of Ktunaxa Nation Cultural Values Study
    • Jeff Burrows – Update on Kootenay Lake fisheries and introduction to shoreline spawning kokanee
    • Jakob Dulisse – Species-at-Risk on Kootenay Lake
  • Dance performance by Midway Theatre and Allegro Dance Theatre
  • Live music by David Reid







October 24, 2015
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
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Prestige Hotel
701 Lakeside Dr
Nelson , British Columbia Canada
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