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Annual General Meeting: March 15, 5:30PM

LAKE WINDERMERE AMBASSADORS ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING March 15, 2017 at 5:30PM | Location: 625 4th Street, South Annex During the AGM, all members are invited to stand for election and elect 2017 Directors.  Members will also have the opportunity to vote ...
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Lake health report is in!

What does a healthy lake mean to you? Lake Windermere 2016 Water Quality Results & Aquatic Invasive Species Report Special thanks to the Columbia Valley Local Conservation Fund, the District of Invermere, and Regional District of East Kootenay for their support ...
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Bringing the message home: Take 3

Living Waters Rally and Watersheds 2016 - Vancouver, BC LWA Program Coordinator, Megan Peloso, attended a recent forum in Vancouver to learn more about changes and opportunities in BC water governance and freshwater protection. To share what she heard with the ...
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Job Announcement: Program Coordinator

We are Hiring! EMPLOYER: Lake Windermere Ambassadors JOB TITLE: Lake Windermere Ambassadors Program Coordinator Application Deadline: January 27, 2017 Are you passionate about working with diverse audiences to maintain the integrity of watersheds in B.C. and Canada? Do you have experience working ...
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Bringing the message home: Take 2

Living Waters Rally and Watersheds 2016 - Vancouver, BC LWA Program Coordinator, Megan Peloso, attended a recent forum in Vancouver to learn more about changes and opportunities in BC water governance and freshwater protection. To share what she heard with the ...
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Latest Shoreline Clean up Results are In!

Lake Windermere Fall Shoreline Clean up Results September 25, 2016 Learn more about the Great Canadian Shoreline Clean up. Cleanup Summary Weight (in kilograms) 40 # of Trash Bags Filled 7 # of Recycling Bags Filled 2 # PEOPLE  28 ...
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Bringing the message home

Living Waters Rally and Watersheds 2016 - Vancouver, BC LWA Program Coordinator, Megan Peloso, attended a recent forum in Vancouver to learn more about changes and opportunities in BC water governance and freshwater protection. To share what she heard with the ...
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“Fall” in love with your Shoreline: Lake Windermere Clean-Up

Register to join the Lake Windermere Ambassadors for the Annual Fall Shoreline Clean up on September 25, 2016. 10:00am Orientation & kick off at Kinsmen Beach: Gloves and bags provided. Teams disperse to public shorelines around Lake Windermere, using Great Canadian Shoreline ...
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7th Annual Summer Splash

A huge thank you goes out to all volunteers, partners, and participants who came out to the 7th Annual Summer Splash on August 7!    James Chabot Provincial Park was filled with over 150 people eager to test out an array ...
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Welcome Katie Watt

Please join us in welcoming Katie Watt as the newest member of our summer Watershed Stewardship team! As Katie dives into the art of lake science, she will learn to lead citizen science water quality sampling on Lake Windermere, she will write educational ...
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Swim season is here! Check out local beach quality

Did you know that we collect weekly water samples from public beaches on Lake Windermere throughout the swim season? Through a partnership with the Interior Health Authority, the samples are sent to a lab where E-coli bacteria levels are measured ...
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Don’t Move a Mussel!

Don't Move a Mussel! The Lake Windermere Ambassadors care deeply about the lake and Columbia River watershed, and we know you do too. Lake Windermere is a special place and a vibrant hub of community; we wish to see it ...
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Summer Position Available: Watershed Stewardship Program Assistant

The Ambassadors are on the look out for an energetic and dynamic student to support our summer watershed stewardship initiatives! See below for information on how to apply for this unique opportunity in the Canadian Rocky Trenches. JOB TITLE: WATERSHED ...
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You’re a BIG deal: Volunteer Appreciation Party

Haven't you heard? You're kind of BIG deal. That's why we want to show our sincere appreciation for all you've done to in stewardship of the lake and watershed! Join us at Pynelogs on April 14th for a party to celebrate ...
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Spring Shoreline Clean Up: April 10th!

It's that time of year! Dedicated teams are registered and ready to put Lake Windermere shoreline trash where it belongs - in the dump and in the database for the Great Canadian Shoreline Clean up. Thanks again to Rocky River Grill, who for the ...
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2015 Lake Windermere Water Quality Report is now available!

How's the health of the lake? Check it out for yourself! The results of 2015 water sampling that took place as part of Lake Windermere Ambassadors' community-based water quality monitoring program are summarized in a report that you can download here ...
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Anna’s Magical Frozen Tour

January 22nd 2016 ~ Lucky for a group of eager young onlookers, the cool winds and slushy conditions of the lake surface could not deter Princess Anna of Arendelle from her visit to Lake Windermere. So dedicated was she to ...
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