Kootenay Permaculture Schedule for 2019

Healing Earth an Evening Presentation with John Todd in Nelson, BC  Thursday May 30th, 2019 at 7pm


Venue: Shambhala Music & Performance Hall, Selkirk College
700 Tenth Street, Nelson, British Columbia

We are very fortunate that Dr John Todd has accepted to share his lifetime experience, knowledge and wisdom with us in the Kootenays.
John Todd is an ecological design pioneer and an innovative restoration ecologist who has worked in many parts of the world for the last 50 years.
His new book: ”Healing Earth: An Ecologist’s Journey of Innovation and Stewardship” was published in January 2019.

This event is co-hosted by Kootenay Permaculture Institute and Slocan River Streamkeepers.

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 from the 2019 KCP Winter Webinar Series:

Conservation in the Context of Climate Change – Restoration in Action

The Kootenay Conservation Program was pleased to bring back the Winter Webinar Series,  from January to March.  The four-part series focused on the theme of “Conservation in the Context of Climate Change – Restoration in Action.”


WEBINAR #3: Riparian and Wetland Restoration in the Slocan Valley

You can watch the third webinar in the KCP Winter Webinar Series. The Slocan River Streamkeepers have implemented over 40 riparian restoration projects in the Slocan Valley since 2005, restoring the equivalent of 5 km of riverbank. Some of the projects have also included fish habitat enhancement. More recently, the Streamkeepers have also implemented some wetland restoration and enhancement projects. In this webinar, Gregoire Lamoureux, restoration ecologist with Slocan River Streamkeepers, will talk about some of the projects that have been implemented over the years, the importance of good relationship with landowners, the challenges & benefits of the projects and more.

This webinar is presented in collaboration with the Columbia Basin Watershed Network