Responsible Recreation

In an effort to protect sensitive front and backcountry areas, we work on many levels to promote responsible recreation. Wildsight Invermere is a dedicated participant in the Columbia Valley Recreation Access Management Plan that is collaborating with motorized and non-motorized sectors to develop a comprehensive user plan.

Check out the April 11/ 2017 Wildsight blog called What’s at Stake? In it you can find photos and reasons why the community needs to work together in creating a Recreation Access Management Plan.

We are members of the Columbia Valley Chamber of Commerce and the Columbia Headwaters Community Forest. We also participate in a public advisory forum to develop and support sustainable forest-management practices in the Invermere Timber Supply Area.

Wildsight's John Bergenske and Juri Peepre, as well as Paul Frasca, RPF, go over a cut block map with Ken Streloff, RFT on a Forestry Field Trip with Canfor to Horsethief drainage.

 

Our Invermere branch focuses on the following programs:

Upcoming events related to Invermere

"Bee" Creative Young Artist Workshop (Invermere)

Event Date:  Saturday, May 27, 2017

photo: The Upper Ranch "Bee" Creative with Wildsight Invermere as we join forces with Black Star Studios, and…

Ursus & Us / Bear Awareness Day (Invermere)

Event Date:  Saturday, June 17, 2017

There's no denying bears are a part of life in the Columbia Valley. Come on out to…

Weaving From The Wild with Verna Stevens (Invermere)

Event Date:  Saturday, June 24, 2017

The natural world supports our human creativity. Join Shuswap elder Elder Verna Stevens in making a ponderosa pine…

Flycatchers to Nutcrackers - A Birding Adventure! (Invermere)

Event Date:  Sunday, June 25, 2017

This popular event is back again.Discover the wetlands, grasslands and forest that make the Columbia Valley an…

Meditations With Nature (Invermere)

Event Date:  Wednesday, June 28, 2017

A beautiful deeply fulfilling 4 sessions of relating with nature. Our Wild Nature Tours program is teaming up…

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Branch Information

Contact

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

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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.

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