Spring has sprung, bringing with it a sense of renewal. For OCCP, we're working with renewed vigour asking the question, is Canada keeping our promise to protect wild places? Celebrating the expanded Bee Ambassador program and affirming we all have a role to play in protecting our water.
Learn more in this month's eNews.

Canada has some of the world’s last wild places. Are we keeping our promise to protect them?

In 2010, Canada committed to protecting a large amount of natural land by 2020 – Aichi Biodiversity targets.
Our world is facing down what scientists call the Sixth Extinction Event a dramatic decline of the world’s living species, driven in part by habitat loss.
The Okanagan Collaborative Conservation Program (OCCP), in partnership with UBCO, and local and provincial governments, is taking action to protect land in the Okanagan – focusing on major wildlife corridors. Keep reading.
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Become a Bee Ambassador

Border Free Bees has expanded The Bee Ambassador Program to the entire continent! Now, anywhere in North America, you can join the movement to protect wild pollinators by creating a bee-friendly zone on your property. Keep Reading

Water For All

March 22 is World Water Day, a United Nation's (UN) initiative focusing attention on the importance of water.This year's theme is "Leaving no one behind," aiming to ensure availability and sustainable management of water for all. Find out how OCCP and its Partner Organizations are engaged on the topic of sustainable water management. Keep Reading

Upcoming Events

Find out about upcoming local events, workshops, and volunteer opportunities. Keep Reading

Funding Opportunities

Find out about available funding opportunities supporting conservation and community efforts. Keep Reading

"Whoever you are, wherever you are, water is your human right."
– United Nation’s World Water Day – 
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