Okanagan WaterWise in the news
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IN THE NEWS...
April 2, 2013 – Listen to AM1150 interview regarding Water Board response to threat of zebra mussels and public meeting called for April 4 in Osoyoos.
April 2, 2013 – Listen to AM1150 interview with response from B.C’s Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Steve Thomson regarding zebra mussels
March 20, 2013 - Listen to AM1150 interview regarding Canada Water Week events, including the "Love your water body!" public forum and the Okanagan WaterWise Challenge for youth.
Dec. 4, 2012 – Listen to AM1150 interview regarding the workshop “Water Conservation in the Okanagan – What can we learn from Las Vegas.” The workshop was a partnership of OkWaterWise, the Okanagan Basin Water Board and the Irrigation Industry Association of BC.
July 16, 2012 – Imagine getting a wake-up call like this! Listen as SunFM’s Sonia Sidhu phones our Make Water Work winner Lance Swetlishoff with the good news!
July 11, 2012 – Listen to AM1150 interview regarding Okanagan’s MAKE WATER WORK campaign – a valley-wide water conservation initiative.
May 17, 2012 – Listen to AM1150 interview regarding Okanagan WaterWise Challenge 2012 winners with program manager Corinne Jackson.
April 23, 2012 – Listen to Giant FM interview with Okanagan WaterWise event speaker Brock Dolman, Director of Occidental Arts and Ecology Center’s WATER Institute in Sonoma County, Calif.
March 23, 2012 – Listen to AM1150 interview for Canada Water Week with Okanagan Basin Water Board's Water Stewardship Director, Nelson Jatel.
March 22, 2012 – Listen to AM1150 interview for Canada Water Week with Yehalem Metiku, Ethiopian representative with the local non-profit Partners in the Horn of Africa
March 21, 2012 – Listen to AM1150 interview for Canada Water Week with Javan Bernakevitch of Permaculture BC and the Okanagan Xeriscape Association’s Gwen Steele
March 21, 2012 – Panel on water offers showers of solutions
March 20, 2012 – Celebrate water on World Water Day
March 20, 2012 - Water Week message urges conservation
March 20, 2012 – Listen to AM1150 interview for Canada Water Week with Ted van der Gulik, vice-chair of the OBWB’s Okanagan Water Stewardship Council and with B.C. Ministry of Agriculture
March 19, 2012 – Listen to AM1150 interview for Canada Water Week with OBWB partner John Wagner of UBC Okanagan
March 19, 2012 – Listen to Giant FM interview for Canada Water Week with Okanagan Basin Water Board’s Executive Director Anna Warwick Sears
March 15, 2012 - Flood of free events for water week
December 1, 2011 – Keep storm water from running off
October 26, 2011 - Listen to AM1150 OkWaterWise interview with Coldstream’s Maria Besso
October 24, 2011 – Abundance of water a mirage
May 8, 2011 - Pupils Soak Up Water Wisdom
April 22, 2011 - Drinking Water Week
March 20, 2011 - Campaign starts Monday to raise Water Awareness