The south Okanagan Valley is an important conservation area for both common species and species at risk, nationally in Canada and provincially in British Columbia. The area is also an important low elevation corridor from the Great Basin north…
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The South Okanagan Similkameen Conservation Program (SOSCP) was created in 2000 as a partnership of 20 government and non-government organisations collaborating to conserve the unique species and spaces found in one of the most ecologically…
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The South Okanagan Conservation Fund is now open for applications to fund environmental sustainability projects in the participating areas of RDOS Electoral Areas A, C, D, E, I, and F, as well as District of Summerland, Town of Oliver and City…
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Is your farm/ranch ready for the 2020 wildfire season?
Agricultural producers in the RDOS are invited to join an interactive webinar session to talk with RDOS Emergency Management staff and BC Wildfire Services.
Wildfire Preparedness Information…
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Thank you Bryn!
After 14 years on the job, our Program Manager Bryn White has decided to conclude her contract, and will be leaving SOSCP at the end of April 2020. Bryn has been at the center of this 20-year partnership for most of that time.
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Climate change is having an impact on industry, ecosystems, and communities across the Okanagan. Wildfires, drought, and flooding already challenge local infrastructure and pose health risks to communities. The three regional districts in the…
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Details of SOSCP partner activities over the past two years are available in the most recent edition of the SOSCP Program Report. The report contains activities as they pertain to the six pillars of the SOSCP vision and mandate, highlighting…
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Nine South Okanagan Conservation Fund Projects Approved for 2020
During the call for proposals in September of 2019, 12 applications seeking $244,889 from the South Okanagan Conservation Fund were received. Of these proposals,…
The Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) is a joint partnership between Audubon and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, with Bird Studies Canada as the official Canadian partner. The GBBC is an annual four-day event that engages birdwatchers of all…
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South Okanagan Similkameen Conservation Program
102 Industrial Place
Penticton, BC V2A 7C8
Fax: (250) 490-2231
READ ABOUT CONSERVATION TARGETS FOR THE REGION
SOSCP FUTURE DIRECTIONS REPORT NOW AVAILABLE
South Okanagan Conservation Fund Now Open for Applications
May 13, 9 to 11 am - Wildfire Preparedness Information Exchange
Thank you Bryn!
Climate projection report for Okanagan Basin released
SOSCP 2017-2019 Program Report now available
2017-2019 Program Report
South Okanagan Conservation Funds Approved for 2020
February 14 to 17 - Great Backyard Bird Count