Agenda  (Click to download Agenda Fall Meeting Sep 23)

CBWN Fall Member Meeting and Workshop
9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Saturday, September 23
The Front Room, 600-901 Front Street, Nelson

9:00 am Coffee and greetings
9:30 Introduction, Member Survey and Directions
10:15 Regional approaches to drinking water in Newfoundland, Vincent Chiref and Kelley Vodden, Memorial
10:35 Break
10:50 Group Updates (10 min each)
Slocan Streamkeepers and Wolverton Creek, Jennifer Yeow
Lake Windermere Ambassadors, Thea Rodgers
Columbia Lake Stewardship Society, Bill Thompson
Eastshore Freshwater Habitat Society, Mike Jeffries
Salmo Watershed Streamkeepers, Gerry Nellestijn

12:00 Lunch

1:00 Legal Avenues to Protect Watersheds, Andrew Gage, WCEL (distance)
1:30 Professional Reliance and Environmental Regulation in British Columbia:
Expert opinion and policy decisions: Review of Haddock 2017
1:45 Group Updates (10 minutes each)
Ymir Watershed, Jason Leus
Glade Stewardship, Heather McIntyre
Duhamel Watershed Stewardship, Randi Jensen and Val Gibson
CBWN/SWAMP Arrow region project, Tara Clapp and Richard Johnson
CBWN Mapping Program

2:15 Lightning Round: 2 minute updates and collaboration ideas
2:45 Collaboration ‘Speed Dating’
3:20 CBWN Conclusions
– Support for collaborative projects
– Opportunities for involvement
– Feedback sheets, ideas, and connections
3:30 Adjourn