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Okanagan celebrates Canada Water Week with film, contest, panel… & closer look at (waste)ing water

Kelowna, B.C. – The Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) and its Okanagan WaterWise program have lined up a number of events to celebrate UN World Water Day and Canada Water Week (March 19-25), including a special screening of the award-winning

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Okanagan celebrates Canada Water Week with films, kids contest, panel, prizes and more

Kelowna, B.C. – There’s something for everyone as the Okanagan Basin Water Board and its outreach program Okanagan WaterWise prepares to celebrate UN World Water Day and Canada Water Week, March 16 to 22. The theme this year: wetlands!  There

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Students map the tap

Vernon Morningstar – May 23, 2014 Students at a Vernon school have been recognized for creating awareness about water. Uta Van Ziffle’s Grade 1 class at Okanagan Landing Elementary has won the Okanagan WaterWise Map Your Tap Challenge. “We were

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Winning water wise students

Castanet – May 9, 2014 Okanagan classes drink-in water win. In celebration of BC Drinking Water Week, the Okanagan Basin Water Board is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Okanagan WaterWise “MAP YOUR TAP” Challenge – Uta Van

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WaterWise Youth Win Big in Okanagan “Map Your Tap” Challenge

Kelowna, B.C. – In celebration of B.C. Drinking Water Week, the Okanagan Basin Water Board is pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Okanagan WaterWise “MAP YOUR TAP” Challenge – Uta Van Ziffle’s Grade 1 class at Okanagan Landing

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Okanagan students act out water path to the tap

Global News – May 8, 2014 KELOWNA, B.C. – Okanagan students from Vernon and Summerland have come out on top when it comes to demonstrating how water ends up in your tap. The Okanagan WaterWise ‘Map Your Tap’ Challenge saw

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Kids map their tap

Vernon Morning Star – March 16, 2014 Kids have a chance to take part in Canada Water Week, March 17 to 23. The 4th annual Okanagan WaterWise Challenge kicks off Monday, where classes and individuals throughout the Okanagan, from kindergarten

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Students Express A Love of Water

Kelowna Capital News – May 24, 2013  

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Okanagan kids share love of water in pictures and win

Infotel – May 23, 2013

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Okanagan Students Share Love of Water

Okanagan WaterWise and the Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) are pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Okanagan WaterWise Challenge as part of Drinking Water Week, being celebrated across B.C., May 20 to 26. Click to download “Okanagan Students

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Love your water body

AM 1150 – March 20, 2013

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WaterWise challenge launches awareness week

Vernon Morning Star – March 19, 2013

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Okanagan invited to share their love of water during Canada Water Week

Kelowna, B.C. – March 18 to 24 is Canada Water Week.  The theme this year is “Love your water body!” As such, the Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) and its outreach program Okanagan WaterWise have organized some fun events that

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