Lake Windermere ~ Pulse Check

  June 23 2015 – Water Sampling Data – Lake Windermere Avg. water temp: 19°C Avg. site depth: 4.3m Avg. pH: 7.9 Avg. D.O: 10 Avg. turbidity: 1.36 NTU Avg. conductivity: 197.65 µs/cm Volunteer of the Week: Michael Peloso from Ottawa, ON. Weekly lake monitoring has begun again on Lake Windermere! Today started out bright […]

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Welcome back Ella!

Welcome back to the Watershed Stewardship team Ella! Glad you could join us for another action-packed summer, and what better way to kick off the season than with a paddle on the “mighty lazy” Columbia River with the lovely folks at Columbia River Kayak & Canoe! Ella Swan is returning for her second year as […]

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Come out and discover the Upper Columbia River Watershed!

                                                On the tour, you will have the chance to meander where water meets agriculture, aquatic ecosystems, citizen science, drinking water treatment, and habitat restoration projects. A delicious lunch will be provided by Edible Acres Café […]

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Beneath The Surface: Busy Beavers

Every month, the Lake Windermere Ambassadors submit an article to local newspapers that strive to bring readers into the exciting world of watersheds. Check out the most recent article in the Beneath The Surface series:  Can a rodent restore a river?

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Community Shoreline Clean Up on Lake Windermere

Rain or shine, a happy shoreline. Spring cleaning was accomplished early this year due to milder weather and a motivated team! On Saturday March 28th, 20 dedicated volunteers dispersed themselves across Lake Windermere shorelines to tackle litter. Our team doubled in size compared to the fall clean-up, and thanks to everyone’s efforts, we covered nearly […]

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Watershed Stewardship Program Assistant: Apply Here!

Calling all job seeking students! Check out this great opportunity to join the Lake Windermere Ambassadors team for an unforgettable summer of watershed stewardship in Invermere, BC! JOB TITLE: Watershed Stewardship Program Assistant START DATE: ASAP (flexible) END DATE: August 31, 2015 (flexible) LOCATION: Invermere, BC HOURS: Full Time 16 weeks, 35 hr/week. Includes some weekend and evening work SALARY: […]

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Annual General Meeting 2015

Our Annual General Meeting will be held Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at 11am at the Lake Office (625 4th St, south Annex of the Service BC building). It will precede our monthly Board meeting at 11:30am. All Lake Windermere Ambassadors members are invited to attend. You will have the opportunity to vote and to renew […]

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Celebrating the Columbia Headwaters in the New Year

It’s that time of year when many of us will steal a moment to take stock of what we did in 2014 and how we envision 2015 to eclipse it in some personal way. Maybe you’ll resolve to learn a new craft, cook healthier meals, or reconnect with certain people in your life who may […]

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