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

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…

Canada Day Parade - Wildsight float (Invermere)

Event Date:  Saturday, July 1, 2017

We need your participation in our Wildsight "float" at Invermere's Canada Day Parade. Most of the other…

Native Bees of the East Kootenay (Invermere)

Event Date:  Friday, July 7, 2017

Renowned bee scientist Lincoln Best is coming to Invermere! Lincoln's one-hour presentation on Friday evening will…

Exploring Bees in the East Kootenay- a weekend workshop (Invermere)

Event Date:  Sunday, July 9, 2017

Did you know there are more than 500 species of bees in B.C.? Renowned Bee Scientist Lincoln…

Wild Food and Medicinal Plants (Invermere)

Event Date:  Saturday, July 15, 2017

Local naturalist Kalista Pruden is back for another wild walk! Kalista will lead participants on a hunt for…

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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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