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Osoyoos Desert Society

The Osoyoos Desert Society strives to protect and restore antelope-brush ecosystems in the South Okanagan, thereby ensuring species survival through habitat conservation. As an interpretive education centre and research facility, visitors gain…

Osoyoos Indian Band

The Osoyoos Indian Band, (NK'MIP), was formed on November 21, 1877. As part of the Okanagan Nation, we are a strong, independent and proud people with a rich heritage. The Osoyoos Indian Band has always been progressive. From the early years…

Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society

Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society is a non-profit charitable organization working to preserve the future quality of Osoyoos Lake. The Society's intention is to reestablish and maintain the water quality throughout the Okanagan Valley lake system,…

Pacific Salmon Foundation

The Pacific Salmon Foundation is a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to salmon restoration for the benefit of all. Governed by a volunteer board of directors, PSF raises and administers funds to support community-based, volunteer-driven…

Penticton Museum and Archives

The City of Penticton's R.N.Atkinson Museum and Archives contains over 350 animal mounts and skins. These collections are valuable to artists, naturalists and scientists as a source of species information. The Archives is also a very useful…

Regional District of the Okanagan Similkameen

Regional Districts are most noted for providing general government administration, electoral area planning and solid waste management planning. The Regional District Okanagan Similkameen is also responsible for voluntary services including water…

Royal BC Museum

The Royal BC Museum was created in 1886 to secure and preserve specimens that illustrate the natural history of the province, collect anthropological material relating the aboriginal people of BC, and obtain information on the natural history…

South Okanagan Rehabilitation Centre for Owls

The South Okanagan Rehabilitation Centre for Owls is a non-profit society dedicated to treating injured and orphaned birds of prey with the purpose of releasing them back into the wild when ever possible. SORCO is not a zoo but a clinic and…

The Land Conservancy of BC

As a membership-based land trust, TLC works to protect areas needed for natural communities to survive; conserving lands of scientific, historical, cultural, scenic, or compatible recreational value. Their mission is accomplished by assisting…

The Nature Conservancy of Canada, BC Region

The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is Canada’s leading national land conservation organization, working to protect the country’s valuable natural areas and the plants and animals they sustain. NCC is a private, non-profit group that…