Fraser Basin Council
Home  |  CONTACT US: Offices AND Staff  |  Site Map

Stewardship Workshops (2005-2015)


Here is an overview of our BC Interior Stewardship Workshops (2005-2015), along with summary reports:

2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005


2015 — 11th Annual BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

November 4-5, 2015
Grindrod and Enderby

Workshop presentations included:

Download the workshop summary.

2014 — 10th Annual BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

March 12-13, 2014
Salmon Arm, BC

Workshop presentations included:

Participants also enjoyed a field tour of Salmon River restoration sites and examples of beneficial management practices in agriculture, along with visit to the the Spa Hills Farm.

Download the workshop summary.

2013 — Ninth Annual BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

“The tours are always excellent..."

"Connecting with other people at the workshop is the most important part of this workshop for me. You get to talk over the problems we are experiencing and receive helpful opinions from others."

"Good presentations and range of topics"

  Some comments from the 2013 BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

May 7-8, 2013
Vanderhoof, BC

Workshop presentations included:

There was also a field tour of Murray Creek sites.

Download the workshop summary.

2012 — Eighth Annual BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

“Excellent work presenting a diverse agenda with something for everyone, You’ve been very effective at continuing to present innovative solutions to the stewardship groups’ questions and concerns.”

“Thank you for the connections and for the inspiration. These workshops inspire me for another year in the field.“

Comments from the 2012 BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

February 28-20, 2012
Cache Creek, BC

Workshop presentations included:

  • Stewardship presentations: Bonaparte Watershed Stewardship Society; Lower Shuswap Stewardship Society and Xaxli’p Community Forest
  • FRISP and SEHAB update
  • Integrating Stewardship, Education and Youth
  • Field tour: Cache Creek landfill, Ashcroft wastewater treatment, Ashcroft public pool, with solar heating, Bonaparte River restoration sites
  • Stewardship Centre for BC – role and resources
  • Stewardship organization and governance

Download the workshop summary.

2011 — Seventh Annual BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

March 15-16, 2011
Lumby, BC

Workshop presentations included:

  • Local stewardship work
  • Water Act modernization
  • Water conservation initiatives
  • FRISP and SEHAB activities
  • Sensitive habitat inventory and mapping
  • Pacific Integrated Commercial Fisheries Initiative

Download the workshop summary.

2010 — Sixth Annual BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

February 24-25, 2010
Lillooet, BC

Workshop presentations included:

  • Local stewardship updates: Murray Creek, Lillooet Naturalists, Cayoose Creek St’at’imc, Xwisten St’at’imc, Lil’wat Nation
  • New era of funding
  • Tour of Powerhouse foreshore restoration, native plant greenhouse, Seton Spawning Channel

Download the workshop summary.

2009 — Fifth Annual BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

March 12-13, 2009
Chase, BC

Download workshop summary.

2008 — Fourth Annual BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

February 28-29, 2008
Quesnel, BC

Workshop presentations included:

  • Water Smart public outreach campaign of the Cariboo-Chilcotin Conservation Society
  • Green Bylaws Toolkit
  • Mountain Pine Beetle stewardship work
  • Tour of LEED certification features at Quesnel Community Campus and a look at the Cariboo Pulp/ Quesnel City Wastewater partnership

Download workshop summary.

2007 — Third Annual BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

March 29-30, 2007

Workshop presentations included:

  • Lost in Space: Mapping Your Way Home
  • Fostering Collaboration for Salmon & Their Habitat
  • Local impacts of climate change
  • Tour of Kamloops wastewater treatment facility

Download workshop summary.

2006 — Second Annual BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

March 7 and 8, 2006
Williams Lake

Workshop presentations included:

  • Strategic communications and tools
  • Fundraising
  • Integrating traditional and scientific knowledge in stewardship

Download workshop summary.

2005 — First Annual BC Interior Stewardship Workshop

March, 2005

Workshop presentations included:

  • Water conservation
  • Funding opportunities for stewardship work

This first-ever Interior Stewardship workshop welcomed over 80 attendees from across BC.

Top | BC Interior Stewardship

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