“A Tale of Two Lakes” (Elk/Beaver)

Can Aging lakes be rejuvenated?

A public forum co-sponsored by the UVic Environmental Law Centre and Victoria Golden Rods and Reels Society will be held on Thursday October 29 from 7-9pm. The purpose of the forum is to provide scientific information about the problems with Elk/Beaver Lake and potential measures to address them. There will be three speakers and information booths of various stakeholders. One of the speakers will be Dr. Rick Nordin, who published a report on the water quality at Elk/Beaver Lake. For more info about the forum, contact Mick Collins, Co-Chair Elk/Beaver Lake Initiative at 250-598-3294.

Anticipated attendance is 100-200 people. They encourage everyone to arrive around 6pm to visit with various stakeholders at their booths from 6pm to 7pm.

For detailed invitation, click here.

For parking map, click here (parking lot marked with red arrow)

The following organizations have confirmed their booth spaces to date:

· Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC
· Habitat Acquisition Trust
· Peninsula Streams Society
· Victoria Rowing Society
· Victoria Golden Rods and Reels Society
· Gorge Waterway Initiative