Selenium in the Elk Valley: Teck's $1.4M fine highlights long-term problems

Wildsight works to protect wildlife, water and wild places in Canada’s Columbia and Rocky Mountain regions.

On Oct. 5, Teck pleaded guilty and was fined $1.4M under the Fisheries Act for releasing pollution from their Line Creek water treatment facility…Read More 
Water has been at the core of our work at Wildsight for 30 years. To celebrate our 30th anniversary and the enactment of the full…Read More 
With the colder weather and rain, wildfires are coming under control and plans for salvage logging are being put together quickly across the province. The…Read More 
World Wildlife Fund’s recent Living Planet Index report highlights sobering statistics on the decline of wildlife species in Canada. Of over 900 species surveyed…Read More 
A few weeks ago, I spent a few hot days in the Flathead Valley, often in the cold, clear waters of the tributaries of the…Read More 
Continuing our 30th anniversary celebration, Eddie Petryshen sat down with Ellen Zimmerman to talk conservation in the Kootenays.Read More 
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A Wetland Adventure- Autumn Birds and Beauty [CANCELLED]

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Discover the wetlands, grasslands and forest that make the Columbia Valley an amazing place for birds!  Join local naturalist and… View Event

October Apple Pick and Press

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Apple season is here! Join Wildsight Kimberley Cranbrook for our second volunteer apple picking and pressing of the season this… View Event

Plant Propagation Workshop with CFAC

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Wildsight Kimberley Cranbrook and Cranbrook Food Action Committee (CFAC) are proud to host an upcoming workshop on plant and shrub propagation. Participants will learn a multitude of propagation techniques for expanding their own garden and sharing plants with their community. View Event

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Kimberley & Cranbrook Branch
Is your backyard fruit tree positively unruly? Learn to prune your tree for increased yield, ease of harvest and better health at Wildsight Kimberley Cranbrook's upcoming Fruit Tree Pruning Clinics in Kimberley, part of the Apple Capture Project. View Event

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