Our Work in the Thompson
News from the Nicola Lake Action Plan
New! - Nicola Recreation Survey
Just out — the draft Nicola Lake and Area Recreation Survey Report. The report sums up 100 interviews on people's recreational experiences in the Nicola Lake area, their views of tourism and its impacts, what they think would improve their recreational experiences, and more. Visit Nicola Lake Planning.
Shuswap Water Quality
2011-2012 water quality monitoring results of the Shuswap Lake Integrated Planning Process show that, in most locations in and around Shuswap and Mara Lakes, water quality is good. In certain lake locations, rivers and streams, however, high concentration of phosphorus, nitrogen or fecal coliform were found, flagging the need for a management strategy to prevent water quality deterioration. Read about it.
Agricultural producers are on the front line when it comes to the care of land and water. FBC has helped in supporting producers in irrigation efficiencies. Read more.