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    Exclusion fencing, wildlife underpasses and ungulates guards are helping to reduce wildlife-vehicle collisions in the Elk Valley.Read more 
    From May 15 to June 14, the public can have a say about Wildsight’s request for an environmental assessment on the proposed Record Ridge industrial mineral mine, near Rossland, B.C.Read more 
    Born and raised in Golden, Brian Gustafson grew up hunting with his dad, mountain biking, kayaking and playing hockey. During winter drives to Invermere for hockey games, he remembers seeing herds of hundreds of Elk. Now, he says, he's lucky to see herds of 30 to 50 animals. Read more 
    In this presentation to the Columbia Shuswap Regional Distract (CSRD), ecologist Dr Rachel Holt addresses misinformation about the relationship between wildfires and old growth forests in British Columbia.Read more 
    It’s official: B.C’s annual April snow survey confirms this winter is leaving our province with its lowest snowpack on record at just…Read more 
    We’re fighting to ensure Teck and Glencore are held to account for the environmental damage caused by the Elk Valley coal mines. Your gift will support our work pressuring politicians to make these polluters pay, so our wild waters are kept cleaner for future generations.Read more 
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    Upcoming events

    Edible Adventure from Farm to Table

    Invermere Branch
    Friday, May 24, 2024
    Growing food is an adventure, it’s an exploration deep into the ground and a continuous relationship with nature that proves its importance. Wildsight Invermere… Read more

    Community Yard Sale 2024

    Elk Valley Branch
    Saturday, May 25, 2024
    Join in the Yard Sale Trail on Saturday, June 4, 2022 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm! Read more

    Hike, Bike and Pull those Weeds!

    Invermere Branch
    Saturday, May 25, 2024
    Come for the trails, stay for the weeds. We're partnering with East Kootenay Invasive Species Council to host a weed pull in the Columbia… Read more

    Bringing the Salmon Home documentary film

    Golden Branch
    Monday, May 27, 2024
    The mighty Columbia River was once the source of the world’s greatest salmon runs. But massive dams have blocked salmon from returning to the… Read more

    2024 Ellen Zimmerman Award celebration

    Multiple branches
    Monday, May 27, 2024
    Join us on Monday, May 27, 4-6 pm, in Wilmer to celebrate the 2024 Ellen Zimmerman Award recipient, Tracy Flynn! Tracy is a tireless… Read more
    Do you spend time out on the trails or in the backcountry and want to learn more about the wildlife around you? Join Wildsight on May 29 to hear from two wildlife experts sharing information geared specifically toward those who move through our valleys and mountains on foot, wheels or water.  Read more
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