What’s New: Climate Action Initiative – BC Agriculture & Food

2020-08-19T16:47:42+00:00 August 19th, 2020|Community, Education, News, Public Service|

Assessing weather data priorities for agriculture in Kootenay & Boundary A new report – Expanding Availability of Weather Station Data and Decision-Support Tools – assesses gaps and identifies priorities in agricultural weather data collection and availability in the Kootenay & Boundary region. The report identifies priority locations for new stations and evaluates costs and benefits

What’s New: Greenwood Museum Reopening on July 1st

2020-06-24T20:39:20+00:00 June 24th, 2020|Community, Education, News|

The Greenwood Museum is reopening on July 1st! They will be open from 9 am to 5 pm 7 days a week. Located at 214 S Copper Street, The Greenwood Visitor Centre & Museum offer a wide range of provincial, regional & local publications. A self-guided Heritage Walking Tour, Phoenix Interpretive Forest Driving Tour and many

What’s New: What’s Climate Got To Do With It? Webinar on Wednesday June 17th

2020-06-15T11:25:20+00:00 June 15th, 2020|Community, Education, News, Public Service, Uncategorized|

Interested in learning more about climate change and associated impacts for the Boundary region? On Wednesday, June 17th from 1:30 to 3:00 pm, come join PCIC (Pacific Climate Impact Consortium) and the RDKB as we look at climate change concepts, projected changes and review of climate science tools. Briefly addressing watershed impacts, effects on different sectors

RDKB News Release: RDKB Prepares for 2020 Freshet

2020-03-13T10:10:07+00:00 March 13th, 2020|Education, Emergency Preparedness, News, Public Service|

The BC River Forecast Centre has released the latest Snow and Water Supply Bulletin, showing higher than normal levels for both Boundary and West Kootenay snowpacks.  The Boundary snowpack is at 134 percent of normal, which is a six percent increase since the last bulletin issued on February 1, 2020.  The West Kootenay snowpack is

Basic Introduction to Beekeeping in Midway

2020-03-17T08:18:41+00:00 March 10th, 2020|Community, Education, Food, News|

This event has been POSTPONED   WB Sustainable Foods and Resources Society presents Introduction to Bee Keeping Saturday March 21st from 9:30 – 3:00. It will be held at the Midway Senior Center (corner of 7th and Chamblet). 9:30 am  Welcome, Coffee, Snack, registration 10:00 am  Introduction to Bee Keeping with Terry Huxter from Terry’s Honey Farm in

What’s New: 3rd Annual Emergency Preparedness Fair March 6th

2020-02-25T11:15:44+00:00 February 25th, 2020|Community, Education, Emergency Preparedness, News, Public Service|

Plan on attending the 3rd Annual Emergency Preparedness Fair in Rock Creek! Friday, March 6th from 11 am to 2 pm at the Rock Creek Fairgrounds, learn about the Emergency Notification System, talk to people from different agencies and get your passport stamped for our draws. The Lions will be providing a free lunch. For