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Okanagan’s future water needs to be studied thanks to federal funding

Kelowna, B.C. – A lot has changed in the Okanagan since 2010 and since the last major study of the valley’s water supply and demand was completed. As one of Canada’s fastest growing regions, our population has boomed. We’ve weathered

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Okanagan Water Board brings mussel-prevention proposal to B.C. Environment Minister

Kelowna, B.C. – Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) directors, who were in Vancouver for the annual Union of BC Municipalities convention along with officials from the new B.C. government, took the opportunity to talk invasive zebra and quagga mussels. Several

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Council meets ministers

October 4, 2015 – Vernon Morning Star

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Victoria undecided on arena process

September 27, 2015 – Vernon Morning Star

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Vernon politicians at UBCM

September 23, 2015 – Kiss FM

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City bends premier’s ear

September 23, 2015 – Castanet

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Mussels focus of session

September 18, 2015 – Vernon Morning Star

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OBWB talk to Steve Thomson about zebra mussel threat at UBCM

InfoTel News – September 27, 2014 WHISTLER – The Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen in collaboration with Okanagan Basin Water Board, as well as the Central and North Okanagan Regional Districts met with Steve Thomson, Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural

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