2020 tests show B.C. remains invasive mussel free

Invasive quagga and zebra mussels have been kept out of B.C. waterways for another year. (CSISS/Facebook) 2020 tests show B.C. remains invasive mussel free Jim Elliot, Salmon Arm Observer, Feb 10, 2021 Columbia Shuswap Invasive Species Society says efforts to keep the...

Water awareness increasing in Okanagan valley

Kelowna   Okanagan residents are becoming more aware of water conservation and protection concerns Water awareness increasing Castanet.net Miriam Halpenny - Dec 4, 2020 / 7:00 pm Photo: Contributed A new survey conducted by the Okanagan Basin...

NEW Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Data

2020 Water Quality Data Summary The Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society's hard working measurement crews have completed their pontoon water sampling research for the year. Under the meticulous direction of John Gates, the OLWQS has assembled water data from four areas...

Invasive clams found in Shuswap Lake

Salmon Arm News Invasive Asian clams found in Shuswap Lake John Lawless - Salmon Arm News Sep 16, 2020 / 4:23 pm | Story: 310800 Photo: Columbia Shuswap Invasive Species Society Asian clams Invasive Asian clam populations have been found in two locations of Shuswap...

OBWB endorses Okanagan Lake Water Management Concerns

Okanagan Lake water management concerns endorsed by water board By BARRY GERDING, Lake Country Calendar Water board offers initial support for Peachland council’s call to review water level policies A call by Peachland council for a review of the current lake level...

BC gov’t says no to extra funding to stop invasive mussels

No extra money for mussel funding says government Ron Seymour Jul 9, 2020 Osoyoos Mayor Sue McKortoff A pandemic-related ated request to expand a boat inspection program aimed at stopping invasive mussels at B.C’s borders has been rejected by the provincial...