Watershed Trail Survey

Take our online survey to tell us what is important to you about the Quartz Creek watershed, and how we can improve recreational and educational opportunities there as part of our Watershed Trail Project!

Click here to do the survey.

Please complete the survey by Saturday Aug 31. Paper copies are available at The Goods Store in downtown Ymir.

Thank you for participating!

This project as made possible by grants from Columbia Basin Trust Dot Night and Kootenay Savings Credit Union.

Have Your Say In BC Forestry!

The BC government is inviting British Columbians to provide input into improving the Forest and Range Practices Act (FRPA). This is an important chance to affect long-term forestry practices. The deadline is Monday July 15 at 4pm.

The YCWS is submitting input on behalf of our community. We encourage you to provide input as well.

Read our input as it relates to the situation Ymir and other communities are facing in their watersheds.

Kids' Watershed Meeting!

Thank you to the kids and parent helpers and dog who came to our first ever Kids Meeting! We talked about what's going on, our concerns, and came up with great ideas for what we can do. These kids have some great things to contribute to our community! Water shapes our future... these kids get it!