The BCWF joined other water-focused conservation groups to call for continued investment in water security during the 2022 Provincial Budget Consultations.
President Chuck Zuckerman and Wetlands Workforce Indigenous Liaison Glenn Auger made presentations to the all-party Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services.
The Wetlands Workforce pointed to the resounding success of its program in its first year, which has delivered much-needed care to more than 70 wetland and watershed conservation projects across the province. In addition, the submission outlines why effective collaboration with non-governmental partners and Indigenous communities must continue. Read the complete submission here:
Read the full Hansards of the BCWF Presentation here: