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Tuesday, March 31, 2015 9:45 AM
The Province is expanding its fight against invasive mussels with a $1.3-million boost toward early detection and rapid response.
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:
Friday, June 28, 2013 10:45 AM
The Province has planted more than 20,000 trees to kick off an innovative program that uses private sector investment to stimulate ecosystem restoration and reforestation on Crown land.
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, March 22, 2013 10:30 AM
Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson has approved the removal of 116 hectares of private land from Tolko Industries' Tree Farm Licence 49.
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.
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 8:00 AM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations plans to aerially treat up to 28,000 hectares of forest in the Okanagan to reduce populations of western spruce budworm.
Tuesday, May 29, 2012 10:00 AM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations plans to aerially treat up to 28,000 hectares of Douglas fir forest in the Okanagan to reduce populations of western spruce budworm.
Thursday, September 1, 2011 9:58 AM
Thanks to more than $23,000 in provincial Brownfield Renewal funding, the empty lot at 1491 Sutherland Drive in Kelowna will one day be affordable housing.