Our Purpose is Action, Communication, and Education
A Partnership of Organizations & GovernmentFocused on conservation issues in the Okanagan basin of British Columbia, Canada.
A Hub of Information & ResourcesHelping our community take action to improve environmental protection in the Okanagan.
- MaintainingRegional Biodiversity
- ProtectingSpecies at Risk
- MaintainingEcological Connectivity
- BalancingGrowth & Conservation
Watch Our Video and Learn About the Okanagan Mountain—Kalamalka Lake Wildlife Corridor
Featured ProjectA Resource for Okanagan Lakeshore Living
A Best Management Practices guide specifically developed to offer practical solutions on how to protect natural areas and enhance our region's resiliency to climate change.
The guide also promotes and encourages stewardship actions that can improve and effectively manage the Okanagan Lake shoreline while supporting flood preparedness. This resource can be used by Okanagan residents, developers, professionals, governments and other large lake communities.
Featured Projectkłusxnitkʷ (Okanagan Lake) Responsibility Planning Initiative
The kłusxnitkʷ (Okanagan Lake) Responsibility Planning Initiative (OKLRPI) was developed as a syilx-led response to the large-scale loss of natural areas reported in the Okanagan Lake Foreshore Inventory and Mapping (FIM) reports from 2005, 2009 and 2016.
Featured AnnouncementNature-based Solutions for Climate Change
The Okanagan Collaborative Conservation Program and it’s partners see a future where protecting and restoring ecosystems mitigates the growing threat of climate change.
In 2021, OCCP will coordinate knowledge sharing and work with its partners to develop actions and collaborative ways to implement Nature-based Solutions for Climate Change.