Meet the new Board of Directors for OLWQS

The Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society is pleased to announce its seven-member Board of Directors for 2018-2019. They include the following: President - Birgit Arnstein Treasurer - Julie Umberger Secretary - Deb Sherwood Boat Manager - Iain Fraser Website, Facebook...

OLWQS AGM Thursday, May 10, 6:30PM Sonora Centre RM#1

Announcement from the President of the Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society. The Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society (OLWQS) has set its Annual General Meeting for Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 6:30 PM in Rm #1 at the Sonora Community Centre. OLWQS members as well as...

2017 Water Testing Report for Osoyoos Lake

Summary report of Osoyoos Lake water testing in summer of 2017 by John Gates CLICK HERE FOR SUMMARY REPORT Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society has been testing lake water quality since 1993, the results from which are forwarded to the BC MoE (now ENV) for their...

Town of Osoyoos awards OLWQS community grant for pontoon boat

On behalf of OLWQS president, Birgit Arnstein and fellow Board member Julie Umberger - thank you - thank you - thank you Town of Osoyoos for your generous Community Grant support! Your grant will be used to make much needed repairs to our pontoon boat that is used to...

Rototiller Red prowls for Milfoil

It goes by the name of "Rototiller Red".   You might see this invasive species beast on the prowl for Eurasian Milfoil on Osoyoos Lake this month.   This rototiller, operated by the Okanagan Basin Water Board, is designed to remove milfoil by its roots from...

Tread lightly on the shore

Birgit Arnstein, president, Osoyoos Lake Water Quality Society was featured in a recent article in the Cottage Life Magazine. Click here for the full story!