OLWQS AGM moved to Sonora Centre Fri July 16

UPDATE RE: LOCATION OF AGM JULY 16   The Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society (OLWQS) is holding its Annual General Meeting on Friday, July 16, 2021   Annual General Meeting (AGM)   Time: Friday, July 16 @ 11AM   Where: Sonora Centre (Open to the...

Yellow Fish Painting cancelled due to warm weather

  Due to the warm weather conditions we are currently experiencing, the OLWQS's Board of Directors has decided to postpone its annual Yellow Fish Painting of the Town of Osoyoos' storm water grates.   The event was originally scheduled for Sunday July 11th, beginning...

Invasive Yellow Clams found in Central Kootenay

  Invasive Yellow Clams Found in Central Kootenay Region Highlight Importance of Clean Drain Dry Published June 30, 2021 The Province of BC’s Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy (MOE) has confirmed that live invasive Asian...

Invasive Mussel Checkstops begin. Clean+Drain+Dry!

  Mussel Checkstops begin in BC Jon Manchester - May 14, 2021 / 1:50 pm | Story: 334024 Photo: BC Gov't Inspection stations are now open across the province to prevent invasive zebra and quagga mussels from entering B.C. waterways. Now through late October,...

BC Government content with invasive mussels prevention measures

  B.C. content with invasive mussels prevention measures The propeller of a motorized boat encrusted with invasive mussels. Zebra and Quagga mussels can thrive in tiny crevices and even inside outboard motors, meaning very thorough cleaning is required to prevent...

OKANAGAN IS #1 DESTINATION FOR MUSSEL-INFESTED WATERCRAFT

  “Being the #1 destination for zebra or quagga-mussel infested watercraft is not what we want to be known for,” says Sue McKortoff, Chair of the OBWB and Mayor of Osoyoos. Friday, March 5th 2021 - (IHEARTRADIO) Okanagan Basin Water Board As the #1 destination for...