News Articles

Columbia Basin Trust supports ER actions

Ecosystem Restoration in the East Kootenays' Rocky Mountain Trench is essential activity to help reduce catastrophic wildfire risk to protect homes and communities, improve range and wildlife habitat and restore low-intensity stand maintaining fire to the region. Trench ER Partners continue to actively pursue funding to ensure a... (read more)

Rocky Mountain Trench ER Website re-launches

Welcome to the revamped Rocky Mountain Trench Ecosystem Restoration Program website!  Many thanks to Lee Tengum at 7am in Cranbrook for expert coding to modernize the site with a clean, fresh look. Ecosystem Restoration does Electronic Restoration!We'll be updating the site regularly with news items that are of interest to ... (read more)

ʔaq̓am Prescribed Fire

The Rocky Mountain Trench Ecosystem Restoration Program in conjunction with the BC Wildfire Service and ʔaq̓am Band are planning to conduct a prescribed burn in the Wycliffe/Meadowbrook area between April 24 and April 30, 2018, weather and burning conditions permitting. A tentative scheduled date for the burn is Thursday April... (read more)