Working towards a sustainable recreation plan – A SLIPP project to improve recreational management Shuswap, Mara, and Adams Lakes
Looking after our Shuswap watershed - Shuswap residents can take pride in knowing that the protection of their watershed is continuing to improve thanks to the work of the Shuswap Lakes Integrated Planning Process (SLIPP).
Background Study –Full Version Adams River, British Columbia Proposed National Heritage River Nomination – 2006 report now online here
Monashee Park 50 years old - Fifty years ago, Shuswap’s largest protected area, Monashee Provincial Park, was established thanks to the efforts of a number of local conservationists. Also, read the Peters Lake history and Monashee park history.
What makes the Shuswap unique?- A commentary on the Shuswap’s outstanding qualities that are some of the reasons why our region is so attractive to the boomer generation that is retiring here.
Census results for the Shuswap Watershed region – The Census results are in and the results show a remarkable drop in population for the rural areas, while the population has increased significantly in Salmon Arm and to a lesser degree in other smaller communities.
North Fork Wild- A Shuswap Passion column about the soon-to-be new CSRD park land along the Perry River donated by Peter Jennings
North Fork Wild report by Peter Jennings A detailed report about the many values of the property and the history of its protection.
North Fork Wild Map – A map of the property by Peter Jennings that shows the trails and other features.
New blog site begins for Shuswap Passion – Columns about Shuswap geography by Jim Cooperman with bonus material and extra features, see www.shuswappassion.ca.
The Shuswap watershed will be getting a lot more attention in School District #83 and the community, thanks to a $5,000 grant from RBC.
Includes archival material and local history columns.