Invermere

Mountains, lakes, grasslands, wetlands, and community. We are surrounded by all these good things. At Wildsight Invermere, our focus lies in supporting the ecological balance of it all, knowing that going out in Nature makes us all better human beings, and that we depend on a healthy, sustainable environment for our well-being.

The Invermere branch of Wildsight envisions a community where people value and protect wild spaces and embrace our interconnection with nature. Our primarily volunteer run non-profit organization reaches out to visitors and locals alike to inspire action and lead the way in conserving wild spaces and improving our relationship with nature. We host a variety of community events including notable speakers and inspiring film festivals, as well as undertaking larger initiatives such as Pesticide Free Invermere and the Lake Enid Restoration Project. Going forward, our activities will focus on connecting our community with the Columbia Valley’s rich biodiversity through inspiring outreach and awareness events, showcasing places of ecological interest and facilitating outdoor experiences.

For our EVENTS, please see the bottom of this page.

Our branch Wild Times Newsletter: Summer 2016

Our 2016 Annual Report: AnnualReport_Invermere2016

Please join us! We always welcome your ideas and your energy. 

Volunteers at Lake Enid. Photo by Pat Morrow.
Wildsight volunteers at Lake Enid. Photo by Pat Morrow.

Inspire. Connect. Conserve.

Thanks to the following for grant support in 2016/17:

Our Invermere branch focuses on the following programs:

Upcoming events related to Invermere

Flycatchers to Nutcrackers - A Birding Adventure!

Event Date:  Saturday, October 14, 2017

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Branch Information

Contact

625 4th St
Box 2741
Invermere, BC V0A 1K0
Phone: 250.341.6898
invermere@wildsight.ca

Join The Team

Want to protect wildlife, clean water and wild spaces? Volunteer with us! Wildsight volunteers are a very special group of people who give generously of their time to stuff envelopes, attend rallies, help run events, put up posters, keep tabs on forestry practices in their communities and participate in citizen science initiatives.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES