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Monday, April 7, 2014 9:00 AM
The B.C. government is recommending Okanagan tree fruit growers include insurance for hail damage in their 2014 risk management plans, and take advantage of the fact that B.C. premiums are the lowest in Canada.
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 1:00 PM
In recognition of World Water Day and Canada Water Week, the Okanagan Water Stewardship Council was presented with the first-ever Excellence in Water Stewardship Award for British Columbia today.
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.
Monday, March 18, 2013 12:45 PM
Tourism Kelowna is seeking to pair area farmers with local restaurants using Buy Local funding from the B.C. government.
Friday, March 15, 2013 2:15 PM
The new integrated Service BC Centre in Kelowna is open.
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.