Showing results 1 - 8 of 8
Friday, August 20, 2021 12:45 PM
As drought conditions continue for much of the southern Interior, water restriction orders are now in place for two areas in the Thompson-Okanagan region.
Saturday, August 14, 2021 9:00 AM
The continued unprecedented dry and hot conditions in British Columbia’s southern Interior has prompted government to increase the drought level in the Okanagan to 4.
Thursday, July 7, 2016 11:00 AM
The Province is closing angling on Windy Lake and Little Windy Lake in an effort to prevent the spread of yellow perch to other parts of the Nicola River system. The closure begins on July 9, 2016.
Friday, August 16, 2013 7:00 AM
On the 10th anniversary of the Okanagan Mountain Park wildfire, Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson has released the following statement:
Wednesday, April 10, 2013 1:50 PM
The Province is changing the designation on 313.75 hectares of Crown land to support the conservation aims of the neighbouring Johns Family Nature Conservancy Regional Park and Okanagan Mountain Park.
Friday, February 15, 2013 1:45 PM
The government of B.C. is providing $500,000 to Heritage BC to help local governments and heritage organizations strengthen the presence of heritage buildings and historic sites in local communities and help implement the province's heritage strategy.
Friday, November 2, 2012 9:00 AM
Residents of Kelowna and surrounding communities may see smoke from a series of controlled fires over the next month, as a contractor working for the Okanagan Shuswap District collects and burns waste wood and other forest fuels in the Gillard Creek area.
Friday, September 28, 2012 1:45 PM
Residents of the Okanagan Valley will soon have an additional 2.83 hectares of parkland to enjoy - the result of a land grant from the B.C. government's Sponsored Crown Grant program.