Save the Date August 20 @ 10 for Clean Drain & Dry Demo

Save the Date August 20 @ 10 for Clean Drain & Dry Demo

Save the date - August 20th @10 AM and learn how you can ensure that your watercraft, fishing gear, kayak, canoe, jetski, paddleboard, sailboat etc. are free of invasive mussels and following the CLEAN DRAIN & DRY protocols.

Big push to stop invasive mussels at the border

Big push to stop invasive mussels at the border

Posted by Times Chronicle | Jul 22, 2022 | Featured, Regional | 0  Invasive Mussel Defence Program seeks to identify and quarantine contaminated water-faring vessels before they reach the province. (File photo) By Madeline...

Okanagan Basin Water Board advocates millions for water management

Okanagan Basin Water Board advocates millions for water management

Okanagan water board advocates millions for water management Okanagan Basin Water Board points to three key issues BARRY GERDINGJul. 12, 2022 5:00 p.m. The propeller of a motorized boat encrusted with invasive mussels. Zebra and Quagga mussels can thrive in tiny...

OLWQS is busy keeping Osoyoos Lake beautiful

OLWQS is busy keeping Osoyoos Lake beautiful

Busy spring for Osoyoos Lake water quality group Posted by Times-Chronicle | Jun 25, 2022 | Featured, Osoyoos | Don Urquhart, Times Chronicle  Newly-elected directors of the Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society meet on...

Yellow fish back at Osoyoos storm drains

Yellow fish back at Osoyoos storm drains

(l-r) OLWQS volunteers Marie Gibbons and Trevor Reeves painting yellow fish at Osoyoos storm drains. (Neil Bousquet photo) Volunteers spent a day painting the fish to remind people to consider what they put down the drain Penticton Western News MONIQUE TAMMINGA June...

Introducing OLWQS’ New Board of Directors for 2022-23

Introducing OLWQS’ New Board of Directors for 2022-23

The newly elected 2022-2023 Board of Directors of the Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society Osoyoos recently met at the organization's pontoon research boat moored at the Town of Osoyoos' Marina. From (l-r) are: Birgit Arnstein, President; Barb Chipperfield,...

Another successful yellow fish repainting for  Town of Osoyoos

Another successful yellow fish repainting for Town of Osoyoos

The Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society (OLWQS) and its volunteers had another successful day repainting yellow fish (using non-toxic materials) adjacent to the numerous storm drains throughout Osoyoos. "We do this to remind people that what you put into the...

Okanagan Residents encouraged to get the most of their water use

Okanagan Residents encouraged to get the most of their water use

Editors Note: Photo of Ducks in Mist PC Alicia Olsland The Okanagan Basin Water Board has launched its Make Water Work campaign for 2022. (Black Press file photo) Okanagan residents encouraged to get the most out of their water use Editor's Note: Photo Credit for...