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This report discusses Creston's corporate strategic plan, which defines the business of the organization, clarifies its preferred future, and identifies strategic priorities.  Municipalities whose operations are guided by a strategic plan can be more effective and efficient in using their...Read more

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2017-02-20

The Trail Family and Individual Resource Centre Society (F.A.I.R.) received funding from TeckServ to implement The Boys Connection Project. TeckServ is a Teck Service Learning Internship which is a partnership between Teck Metals and Selkirk College. Their goal is to “provide support for a...Read more

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2017-02-20

Rural Alternative Energy & Resiliency - TeckServ ReportRead more

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2017-02-20

Many communities in the Basin-Boundary region are concerned about water quality in the lakes and rivers that provide water for drinking, irrigation, and recreation, among other uses. Trends in the stress level of benthic invertebrate communities can help decision-makers understand the impact of...Read more

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2017-02-20

This indicator measures the total number of people in the region in five-year age groups, or ‘cohorts’, reported by gender. Data for this indicator are typically gathered from the Census, but for this update, data were sourced from BC Stats’ annual population estimates.Read more

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2017-02-20

This indicator measures the movement of people into the Kootenay Development region. International migration refers to people who move to the region from outside of Canada, interprovincial migration refers to people who move to the area from another province and intraprovincial migration refers...Read more

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2017-02-20

This indicator measures trends in the length of the growing season at Basin Boundary weather stations. Only stations with at least 100 years of climate data are referenced. The growing season is defined as the annual number of days between the first annual span of at least six days with a daily...Read more

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2017-02-20

This indicator measures the area of each watershed that has been logged in the past 20 years. Logging activities are associated with road building, which leads to greater public access, as well as the potential for increased erosion and sedimentation, all of which could lead to degraded drinking...Read more

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2017-02-20

1 page document summarizing State of the Basin Monitoring/Reporting, online indicators/mapping tool, and Basin-Boundary Employment Lands Inventory Project.Read more

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2017-02-20

This indicator compares median half total flow dates for the past 20 years (1992-2011) with those of the preceding 20 year period (1972-1991). ‘Half total flow date’ refers to the day of the year when half of the total annual volume passes through a monitoring station on a stream. Twentyseven...Read more

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2017-02-20

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