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On a beautiful and sunny Friday afternoon, 10 volunteers and FOKLSS staff gathered at the Nelson Dog Walk to clean up the shoreline. The goal of this cleanup was to make this area safer for dogs and our community. Nelson Dog Walk is littered with glass...

September 17th Cleanup Recap On September 7th, volunteers and FOLKSS staff did a shoreline clean up near Chahko Mika mall. In a span of two hours, they filled a giant garbage bag with cigarette butts, cans, newspaper, food containers, food wrappers and more.     The most common item found...

CANCELED - Osprey Monitoring Workshop June 18th, 2017 in Creston, BC Lake Watchers Workshop Series Sunday, June 18th: 1:00PM-3:00PM - CANCELED We regret to inform you that our Creston Osprey Nest Monitoring Workshop has been canceled. We apologize for the inconvenience. Please feel free to contact us at...

Osprey Monitoring Workshop June 17th, 2017 in Nelson, BC Lake Watchers Workshop Series Saturday, June 17th: 1:00PM-3:00PM – REGISTER HERE At the Kokanee Creek Nature Centre at Kokanee Creek Provincial Park Join the Friends of Kootenay Lake Stewardship Society for our 2nd Lake Watchers Workshop on Osprey Nest Monitoring Techniques...

The Kootenay Lake Summit is Returning for it's Fourth Year! [caption id="attachment_1446" align="alignnone" width="649"] Photo by Alistair Fraser[/caption] The Summit will take place at the Yasodhara Ashram in Riondel on October 22nd from 9:30am-3:00pm and the cost is FREE, Please preregister here (we only have a limited number of tickets so please...

[caption id="attachment_1442" align="alignleft" width="333"] Avery Deboer- Smith[/caption] It is my pleasure to welcome Avery Deboer-Smith to the Program Manager position for the Friends of Kootenay Lake Stewardship Society. Avery was raised in Nelson, BC where she grew up running in the forest and playing in the...

Friends of Kootenay Lake Stewardship Society is hiring a permanent, long term, Program Manager. This is  an exciting opportunity to play a diverse role in water stewardship in the West Kootenay region. Come join a dynamic community of committed individuals who are leading local stewardship education...

Friends of Kootenay Lake Stewardship Society is in the process of collating information with regard to this issue. We will be reviewing information from the Ministry of Transportation & Infrastructure and various sources before making any formal response. We will be attending the open house...