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$469k in Funds for Thompson-Nicola Conservation Projects

May 1, 2024

On April 16, 2024, Habitat Conservation Trust Foundation (HCTF) announced the 123 projects which are recipients of over $7.5 million* in funding for conservation of fish, wildlife and their habitats...

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Beaver-Based Restoration to Enhance Watershed Resilience

April 30, 2024

In early 2023, the BC Wildlife Federation (BCWF) launched their “10,000 Wetlands” project, an ambitious project focused on beaver-based restoration. The “10,000 Wetlands” project is designed to confront environmental challenges...

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Free Invasive Species and Forestry Pilot Course

April 29, 2024

The Invasive Species Council of BC (ISCBC) is offering a free pilot of ISCBC’s Invasive Species and Forestry course when you enroll before June 1. The online, self-paced course follows...

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In Our Backyard: Grizzly Bear

April 25, 2024

Grizzly bears are iconic animals that play an important role in the ecosystems and cultures of the Thompson Watershed. They are one of the most magnificent and powerful animals in...

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Environmental Damages Fund

April 24, 2024

The Environmental Damages Fund (EDF) receives funding from fines, penalties, court orders, and voluntary payments following environmental infractions. In British Columbia, funding is available for projects that support the conservation...

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Foord Family Foundation

April 15, 2024

Foord Family Foundation grant requires a commitment from donees. As such, charities should be prepared to commit to the following conditions upon receival of the grant: The funds be used...

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How will you Celebrate BC Rivers Day?

April 15, 2024

BC Rivers Day was founded on the Thompson River by world-renowned river advocate Mark Angelo and the Outdoor Recreation Council of BC in 1980 This year, the 44th BC (and...

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In Our Backyard: Western Harvest Mouse

March 26, 2024

The elusive western harvest mouse (Reithrodontomys megalotis) is one many species in the Thompson Watershed. Weighing approximately 11 grams and measuring an average of 136 mm in total length, the...

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Simpcw Resources Group’s “In The Loop” Newsletter

March 25, 2024

Simpcw Resource Group (SRG) has shared their latest issue of their external newsletter, “In The Loop.” Read about the exciting work SRG is doing including the addition of new members...

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