Collaborations and Partnerships

Thank you to our Partners & Collaborators

Past and Present

Consultants:

  • Advisian
  • Aquality Environmental Consulting
  • BGC Enginering Inc. (note Geophysics group has moved from Advisan to BGC)
  • Bisset and Associates
  • Brenda Herbison
  • Clelie Chevrier Bookkeeping
  • Ecofish Research
  • Ecoscape Environmental Consultants Ltd.
  • Genki Maps
  • Golder Associates
  • GW Solutions
  • Integrated Ecological Research
  • Laykhaus Design Inc.
  • MacHydro
  • New Graph Environment
  • Passmore Laboratory Ltd.

International:

  • Global Nature Fund – Living Lakes International

Industry:

  • Columbia Power Corporation
  • Kalesnikoff
  • North Coal
  • Teck

Technology:

  • Aquatics Informatics
  • Astra Earth
  • Atlantic DataStream
  • Carl Data Solutions
  • FlowH20
  • FlowWorks
  • I4C
  • Mackenzie DataStream
  • Microsoft

First Nations:

  • ?aq’am Community
  • Akisqnuk First Nation
  • Binche Whut’en First Nation
  • Blood Tribe (Kainai Nation)
  • Blueberry River First Nations
  • Burns Lake First Nation
  • Columbia River Salmon Reintroduction Initiative (an Indigenous-led collaboration of the Syilx Okanagan Nation, Ktunaxa Nation, Secwépemc Nation, Canada and British Columbia)
  • Dene Kaska Guardians
  • Firelight Group
  • First Nations Fisheries Council
  • Gitanyow First Nation
  • Gitanyow Fisheries Authority
  • Gitxsan Environmental Services
  • Gitxsan Nation
  • Ktunaxa Nation Council
  • Lake Babine Nation
  • Office of the Wet’suwet’en
  • Okanagan Nation Alliance
  • Shuswap Indian Band
  • Skeena First Nations
  • Taku River Tlingit First Nation
  • Ts’il Kaz Koh First Nation (Burns Lake Indian Band)
  • Upper Nicola Band
  • Witset First Nation
  • Yakan Nukiy

Government:

  • Alberta Environment and Parks
  • Alberta Lake Management Society (ALMS)
  • BC Interior Health Authority
  • BC Inter-Ministry Invasive Species Working Group
  • BC Parks
  • City of Cranbrook
  • City of Nelson
  • Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada
  • District of Invermere
  • Environment and Climate Change Canada
  • Environmental Stewardship Initiative
  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Government of Northwest Territories
  • Government of Yukon
  • Kootenay Lake Partnership
  • Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy
  • Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development
  • Parks Canada
  • Province of British Columbia
  • Regional District of Central Kootenay
  • Regional District of East Kootenay
  • Regional District of Nanaimo
  • Village of Canal Flats
  • Village of Kaslo
  • Village of Radium
  • Wasa Lake Land Improvement District

Water Stewardship Groups:

  • Alberta WPACS
  • Arrow Lakes Environmental Stewardship Society
  • Athabasca Watershed Council
  • Atlantic Water Network
  • Bay Area Restoration Council
  • BC Lake Stewardship Society
  • Bighill Creek Preservation Society
  • Canadian Freshwater Alliance
  • Chesapeake Monitoring Cooperative
  • Columbia Basin Watershed Network
  • Columbia Lake Stewardship Society
  • Columbia Wetlands Stewardship Partners
  • Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area
  • Elk River Alliance
  • Federation of Ontario Cottagers’ Associations
  • Friends of Kootenay Lake Stewardship Society
  • Friends of the Lardeau River
  • Ghost Watershed Alliance Society
  • Glade Watershed Protection Society
  • Harrop Procter Watershed Protection Society
  • Junction Creek Stewardship Committee
  • Laird Creek Water Users
  • Lake Windermere Ambassadors
  • Lake Winnipeg Foundation
  • North American Lake Management Society
  • North Kootenay Lake Society
  • North Saskatchewan Watershed Alliance
  • Oldman Watershed Council
  • Our Living Waters
  • Red Mountain Residents Association
  • Rossland Streamkeepers
  • Salmo Watershed Streamkeepers Society
  • Skeena Knowledge Trust
  • Slocan Lake Stewardship Society
  • Slocan River Streamkeepers
  • Slocan Waterfront Society
  • Water Rangers
  • WWF-Canada

Universities:

  • Flathead Lake Biological Station – University of Montana
  • Global Water Futures – University of Saskatchewan
  • POLIS Project on Ecological Governance
  • Selkirk College
  • Simon Fraser University ACT (Adaptation to Climate Change Team)
  • University of Acadia
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Calgary
  • University of Guelph
  • University of Manitoba
  • University of Montana
  • University of Utah
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Victoria
  • University of Waterloo

Non-Profit Organizations:

  • Adventure Scientists
  • BC Wildlife Federation
  • Canadian Conservation Corps
  • Canadian Wildlife Federation
  • Central Kootenay Invasive Species Society
  • Columbia Basin Environmental Education Network
  • Earth Rangers
  • Genome BC
  • Genome Canada
  • Global Lake Ecological Observatory
  • Healthy Prairie Lakes Network
  • Healthy Watersheds Initiative
  • Invasive Species Council of British Columbia
  • Kaslo & District Community Forest Society
  • Kootenay Centre for Forestry Alternatives Society
  • Kootenay Conservation Program
  • Lake Pulse
  • Manitoba Healthy Prairie Lakes Network
  • MakeWay
  • Miistakis Institute
  • Nature Conservancy of Canada
  • North Kootenay Lake Community Services Society
  • Outdoor Learning Store
  • Riding Mountain Biosphere Reserve
  • Slocan Lake Research Centre
  • The Gordon Foundation
  • West Kootenay EcoSociety
  • Wildsight
  • Wildsight Creston Valley
  • World Wildlife Fund-Canada