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FBC Committees

Operations Committee

The Operations Committee supports the Board’s strategic and business direction and oversees implementation of the Board’s decisions.


Climate Change and Air Quality Committee

The Climate Change and Air Quality Committee makes recommendations on issues and challenges relating to climate change and air quality, which are among the Council’s priorities. The Committee offers strategic advice on the development of initiatives that help individuals, organizations and communities integrate climate change and air quality considerations into their plans and decisions, and makes recommendations on how to fulfill the Council’s approved measures under the strategic plan


Finance Committee

The Finance Committee makes recommendations to the FBC Board of Directors and the Society on financial management and fund development. The Committee ensures regular financial reporting to the Board on Council operations; makes recommendations to ensure financial sustainability; presents an annual operational budget to the Board; reviews and makes recommendations on FBC’s financial investments; develops and monitors compliance with all of FBC’s financial management and fund development policies; and reviews annual audited financial statements prior to presentation to the Board.


Governance Committee

The Governance Committee provides recommendations to the Fraser Basin Council Board and Society on issues related to governance, including bylaws, Board and committee governance, and the review and development of policy and procedures. The Committee also provides recommendations to the Board on development and monitoring of human resources polices.


Watersheds and Water Resources Committee

The Watersheds and Water Resources Committee provides strategic direction and advice on issues relating to healthy watersheds and water resources, one of FBC’s priorities. The Committee also reviews progress on FBC programs that support this strategic direction.


Youth Advisory Committee

The Youth Advisory Committee helps ensure that the Fraser Basin Council provides meaningful opportunities for youth participation and incorporates youth perspectives into FBC activities and operations.


Regional Committees

There are five FBC regional committees, each bringing together different interests within that region to promote an exchange of information on sustainability issues. Regional committees make recommendations for fulfilling the FBC strategic plan; share information, identify regional issues and offer input on FBC programs and services. They also offer regional perspectives to the FBC Board, Operations Committee and other FBC committees and initiatives.

Greater Vancouver-Sea to Sky Regional Committee


Fraser Valley Regional Committee


Thompson Regional Committee


Cariboo-Chilcotin Regional Committee


Upper Fraser Northern Interior Regional Committee



Our Vision

Social well-being supported by a vibrant economy and sustained by a healthy environment.

About the Fraser Basin Council

The Fraser Basin Council (FBC) is a charitable non-profit organization that brings people together to advance sustainability in the Fraser River Basin and throughout BC. Established in 1997, FBC is a collaboration of four orders of government (federal, provincial, local and First Nations) along with those from the private sector and civil society. We work with people in multiple sectors, helping them find collaborative solutions to today’s issues through a commitment to the social, economic and environmental dimensions of sustainability. Our focus is on healthy water and watersheds, action on climate change and air quality and strong, resilient communities and regions.

FBC Project and
Partner Sites

Plug in BC:


ReTooling for Climate Change:

FBC Youth:

Climate Action Toolkit: 

Salmon-Safe BC

Contact Us

FBC has offices in Vancouver, Kamloops, Williams Lake and Prince George. We also have staff located in Abbotsford and Vernon.

To reach us, see FBC Offices and FBC Staff.

Our main office is:

Fraser Basin Council
1st Floor, 470 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC V6C 1V5

T: 604 488-5350
F: 604 488-5351