Great news for fish and wildlife in the Upper Kootenay River Watershed: sixty-three conservation and and enhancement projects have been funded since 2014. That’s $2.9 million for 23 fish and 40 wildlife projects with funding from Columbia Basin Trust. Read the Upper Kootenay Ecosystem Enhancement Program summary and learn more about this partnership between FWCP and the Trust.
Columbia Region Board members (October 2019) are responsible for guiding our work. Their work is supported by fish and wildlife technical committees. Board members from left: Rob Neil, Kim Cox, Moss Giasson, Misun Kang, Wendy […]
Fifteen Lewis’s Woodpecker nests recorded in the West Kootenay Fifteen West Kootenay nests for threatened Lewis’s Woodpeckers were confirmed in 2019–the most active nests found since 2008 when FWCP started funding this monitoring project. Lewis’s […]
Length of Douglas Creek restored Over 560 metres of Douglas Creek in the Bull River drainage near Fernie were restored to a functioning wetland ecosystem to support a diversity of plants and animals, including Columbia […]