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
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
Starting on Monday, June 22nd, you can call in or email in your book and movie requests. Hours for pick up will be: Monday & Tuesdays - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Thursdays - 4:oo pm to 7:30 pm Call 250-449-2620 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
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
Chain Saw Course June 16th and 17th Trails To the Boundary Society is sponsoring a basic chain saw course on Tuesday, June 16th and Wednesday, June 17th (Likely at the Westbridge Community Hall) . This is for volunteers who wish to help maintain the rail trail between Eholt and the McCulloch - 155 km long.
The Tech Learning Sessions that were scheduled to start soon at Riverside Centre have been postponed until further notice. When they are rescheduled to start, we will let you know.
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
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
This series of sessions has been POSTPONED until further notice On Thursdays from 11 am to 1 pm, beginning on March 26 through April 30th, attend free sessions to get help using your personal device or computer at the Riverside Centre. For more information contact Erin Perkins at email@example.com or call 250-442-2704 ext 6. For
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