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(cover photo: Boya Lake / Destination BC)

Volunteers Cleanup Alice Lake

Posted on February 6, 2014

Categories: Community Engagement

BC Parks volunteer Henry Wang has been involved in marine and ocean conservancy for the past 7 years. Recently he has dedicated his time and energy towards cleaning up underwater environments. His...

New Trail in Murrin Park

Posted on January 30, 2014

Categories: BC Parks News

                           The Murrin Loop Trail is a new trail in Murrin Park that connects existing climbing areas. In 2012 The Wilderness Leadership Program through...

Video: Surfrider Foundation at Rugged Point

Posted on October 31, 2013

Categories: Community Engagement

In June 2013, a team of 12 volunteers travelled to Rugged Point Provincial Park to perform a large scale marine debris removal operation. This event was the third annual Combing the Coast Wilderness...

Guest post: A Bridge With No Name

Posted on October 10, 2013
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Categories: Community Engagement

by Rose Schroeder, Back Country Horsemen of BC Like Isaac Newton said, “we build too many walls and not enough bridges!”  The Back Country Horsemen of BC (BCHBC) use that theory to build...

Lake Windermere Summer Splash

Posted on August 30, 2013

Categories: Community Engagement | Community Event

Lake Windermere, at the heart of the Upper Columbia Valley, provides many benefits to the surrounding communities.  At the same time, it experiences a high level of use both on the lake and along...


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