Invermere

The Invermere branch of Wildsight has been the environmental voice of the upper Columbia Valley since 1989. Our 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 with notable speakers (like David Suzuki) and inspiring films, as well as undertaking larger initiatives such as Pesticide Free Invermere, Wilmer wetlands clean-up and the Lake Enid Restoration Project.

Our current initiatives include Climate Action, Radon Awareness, and Connecting with Nature. Our annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival is an established, always sold-out event that seeks to inspire and create dialogue about the important issues of our time. Mark down November 23 for our 6th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival in 2019. Check out the 2018 festival details here. For all our Invermere EVENTS, please see the bottom of this page.

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Ursus&Us Bear Awareness Day 2019, organized by Wildsight Invermere, Wildsafe BC, Black Star Studios, DOI, and Invermere Public Library, and held at Cenotaph square at heart of Invermere, BC © Pat Morrow
We gratefully acknowledge the financial support in 2018/19 of the following:
 

Our Invermere branch focuses on the following programs:

Upcoming events related to Invermere

Celebrate BC Rivers Day in Invermere

Event Date:  Sunday, September 22, 2019

Join us for two great events on BC Rivers Day. 10am- 2pm: Paddle on the Columbia River. 7pm  Watch Artifishal, a film about wild rivers and wild fish that explores the high cost—ecological, financial and cultural—of our mistaken belief that engineered solutions can make up for habitat destruction.

Columbia Wetlands Waterbird Survey – Fall 2019

Event Date:  Tuesday, October 15, 2019

 This fall will be your last chance to participate in the five-year Columbia Wetlands Waterbird Survey…

6th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival in Invermere

Event Date:  Saturday, November 23, 2019

Mark your calendars! Our 6th Annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival takes place on Saturday, November 23, 2019…

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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.

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