Rivershed Stories

Routes Across the Watershed

June 24, 2021 More Than a Race To help you connect with your watershed, we are providing ideas for routes to explore within your region of the Fraser Watershed that highlight natural and cultural wonders. Jump to routes in the: Fraser Headwaters Region  |  Nechako Region  |  Cariboo-Chilcotin Region  |  Thompson Region  |  Fraser Canyon…

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Call for Artists

Expression of Interest for creation of the Foodlands Corridor Restoration Program Logo The Rivershed Society of BC is looking to commission a logo for our Foodlands Corridor Restoration Program (FCRP) from a Kwantlen Nation artist. Please see the Call for Artists document for more information. Deadline for submission: June 18, 2021

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Corrie (front) and 3 of the other 7 participants on the 2019 Sustainable Living Leadership Program.

A Canoe, a Biologist, and 29 Days

December 22, 2019 Originally published on page 17 in the December 2019 College Matters newsletter from the College of Applied Biology. Download the full newsletter (pdf) here. By Corrie Allen, M.Sc., R.P.Bio. To say that 29 days canoeing and rafting down the Fraser River was intimidating, would be an understatement. Yet, after armouring myself with…

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Paddling for Empowerment

September 22, 2019 Article written about the River Clinic for Empowered Youth, written by Sustainable Living Leadership Program graduates Ella Parker and Riley Brennan. You can see the original article here, on page 13.

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Fraser River journey highlights watershed’s importance

Originally posted by the North Shore News: https://www.nsnews.com/community/fraser-river-journey-highlights-watershed-s-importance-1.23941787 Written by Ben Bengtson / North Shore News North Vancouver resident Jeffrey Gibbs is one of a dozen participants in a recent Rivershed Society of BC program on sustainable living leadership. As part of the program, the group spent a month travelling the entire Fraser River. photo…

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Quesnel welcomes Sustainable Living Leadership Program paddlers

Before enjoying a FraserFest dinner catered by Bliss, members of the Rivershed Society of B.C. Sustainable Living Leadership Program pose for a photo with local community members who greeted them as they paddled into Ceal Tingley Park Tuesday, July 30. Lindsay Chung photo From the Quesnel Cariboo Observer. Original story here. Program participants are travelling…

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