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Confluence Event: Tuesday, March 21 (free drink!)

Canada Water Week is approaching, paralleling the first week of Spring when streams and rivers are once again super-charged with melted snow and ice. In the spirit of the season, the Lake Windermere Ambassadors are offering a night to come together to talk about and appreciate water; the event is called Confluence, meaning flow together. […]

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Fresh Ideas: Community-Based Water Monitoring

Join guests Kat Hartwig of Living Lakes Canada and Lake Windermere Ambassador’s own Megan Peloso for a Fresh Ideas webinar discussion all about Community-based Water Monitoring. Kat Hartwig from Living Lakes Canada will present on insights gleaned from research on CBWM, sharing challenges and promises of these unique programs. Megan Peloso from Lake Windermere Ambassadors, […]

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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 on special resolutions. The Lake Windermere Ambassadors are currently recruiting new Directors. If you are […]

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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 for our community-based water monitoring project. We couldn’t have done it without the newly trained […]

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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 rest of the Lake Windermere community, Megan submitted a 3-part series in the Columbia Valley Pioneer […]

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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 independently and managing concurrent projects? Is advancing strong watershed leadership at the community scale something that excites […]

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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 rest of the Lake Windermere community, Megan is writing a 3-part series in the Columbia Valley […]

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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 Litter Items TOTAL Cigarette Butts 694 Food Wrappers 74 Take out Containers (plastic) 19 Take […]

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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 rest of the Lake Windermere community, Megan is writing a 3-part series in the Columbia Valley […]

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