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    Emma Watson and Oliver Gatzke sit alongside a wooden dock that cordons off the end of a popular recreational lake near Skookumchuk, BC, a softshell black zippered bag opened between…Read more 
    Columbia Basin, B.C. - A collaborative of Canadian environmental groups congratulates negotiators from Canada, British Columbia, and the Ktunaxa, Secwépemc, and Syilx Okanagan Nations, as well as the United…Read more 
    Fernie, in British Columbia's Elk Valley, might be best known as a ski town, but when the snow melts and the bears wake up, residents and visitors alike flock…Read more 
    Place-based learning: it's a well-used term in the education community. But what does it actually mean? As the name suggests, place-based learning helps students develop a…Read more 
    Thousands of hectares of B.C.’s Inland Temperate Rainforest are currently slated for logging, including over 600 hectares in the Seymour River watershed considered to be core habitat for the Columbia North herd.Read more 
    Last Friday marked National Indigenous People's Day, a part of Canada’s National Indigenous History Month. In the Columbia River Basin, salmon are a big part of the history…Read more 
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    Upcoming events

    Plant-based Potluck

    Kimberley & Cranbrook
    Saturday, July 20
    We invite you to join us for a plant-based potluck to share dishes, recipes, and knowledge with members of the Kimberley Cranbrook community! Read more

    Columbia River Field School 2024

    Regional
    July 6 - July 20
    Registration for this program is now closed. Thank you for your interest. Youth aged 15–18 are invited to join the Columbia River Field School, a 15-day summer field… Read more

    Kimberley Community Garden Work Bees

    Kimberley & Cranbrook
    July 5 - July 28
    Whether you're big or small, young or old, new to gardening or a veteran, we'd love to have you join us in the Kimberley Community Garden! Read more

    Go Wild! 2024

    Regional
    August 5 - August 10
    Six days, five nights. Endless exploration. In Go Wild!, students learn to be leaders while connecting with the wild landscapes that define our Kootenay communities. Read more

    Bear Day

    Invermere
    Saturday, August 17
    An event to celebrate and learn about all things BEAR! At Pothole Park between 11am-1.30pm, Saturday August 17th. Featuring: Bear spray demos with WildSafeBC and tips on bear… Read more

    Camp Odyssey 2024

    Kimberley & Cranbrook
    July 8 - August 23
    Our incredibly popular Camp Odyssey is back for summer of 2024! A great opportunity to have your children outside, in a safe, structured, and fun environment with week-long and day camps in Kimberley & Cranbrook. Read more
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