April 2, 2021

Sharing the Wetland Park Creation Story

In 2018, two wetland ponds were constructed to mitigate spring flooding in a field on a Spallumcheen valley hobby farm. The BC Small Wetlands Association would […]
January 19, 2021

OBWB expands AquaHacking challenge in 2021

AquaHacking is a tech challenge for post-secondary students and young professionals with an interest in freshwater issues, clean-tech innovation and entrepreneurship. As part of the Western […]
December 4, 2020

Okanagan Survey highlights water awareness

Kelowna, B.C. – A recent telephone survey of Okanagan residents conducted for the Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) finds growing concern for water issues in the […]
December 4, 2020

About local wetlands

Sharing two reports published by members of the Wetland Stewardship Partnership ten years ago, both still completely relevant for wetland protection.  
November 20, 2020

Okanagan Wetlands Action Plan

OBWB Report, Dec 2019 “This Action Plan can be used by local government and communities to build on or start new wetland strategies and conservation programs. […]
November 15, 2020

Bulrush and Toad Newsletter

Pleasant Valley Wetland Heritage Park Newsletter, October 2020
October 30, 2019

Pleasant Valley Wetland Heritage Park

Download a copy of the Project Backgrounder here
July 2, 2019

Cattail success

In the fall of 2018 we scattered cattail seeds in the wetland pond and in spring of 2019, a group of volunteers got their feet wet […]
December 6, 2018

Youth ambassadors are the eyes and ears of wetland conservation

Some willing Grade 12s from a local high school are learning what it takes to become a wetland ambassador.  They are helping NBBS to research the […]