Past stories

New call for South Okanagan national park

CBC Daybreak South
February 28, 2013

Proposed Okanagan national park needs push from B.C., advocate says

By Kevin Griffin, Vancouver Sun
February 25, 2013

First Nations Feasibility Study concludes

By Mark Hume, Globe and Mail
February 24, 2013

Feasibility study supports national park reserve in South Okanagan-Similkameen
By Bob Lincoln
June 6, 2012

Feasibility study clearly shows strong support for South Okanagan National Park
By Keith Lacey
May 23, 2012

Despite public support, BC still saying “No” to national park reserve in South Okanagan-Similkameen
By Chloe O’Loughlin
May 18, 2012

Feasibility study supports national park reserve in South Okanagan-Similkameen
By Chloe O’Loughlin
May 15, 2012

Study rekindles debate over national park
By Joe Fries
May 17, 2012

B.C. nixed national park despite 2-to-1 public support
By Mark Hume
May 15, 2012

Letter writer backs new British Columbia national park
By Stefan Cieslik
April 12, 2012

Recent devlopments in Eastern Canada could affect national park debate locally 
By John O’Driscoll
April 11 2012

National park in Newfoundland has had significant impact as it would in South Okanagan, says Oliver reader
By Stefan Cieslik
Apr 11 2012

Hunting and grazing could be allowed in national park 
By John O’Driscoll
April 10 2012

National park continues to create ripples in South Okanagan
By Mark Brett
April 10, 2012

Ranchers resistant to say no to national park 
By Charles Weber
April 10, 2012

National park meeting in Princeton draws passionate crowd
By Michaela Garstin
April 10, 2012

Town Council officially asks province to resume talks on national park 
By Keith Lacey
April 4, 2012

Nature Trust works to protect endangered Okanagan-Similkameen habitat
By Steve Arstad
April 3, 2012

Open letter commends province for park decision
By George Bush
April 3, 2012

Princeton to host presentation on national park benefits
March 29, 2012

Local food industry would be affected by national park 
By Ed Schmalz
March 27, 2012

NDP critic says liberals made rash decision on Okanagan national park 
By Mark Brett
March 20, 2012

Silver prospect gets drilling permit 
By Steve Arstad
March 13, 2012

Quiet support didn’t work for park 
March 9, 2012

Time for national park supporters to speak up, says Oliver reader
By Sharon J. Zuehlke
March 7, 2012

Public referendum suggested to finally settle national park debate
By Keith Lacey
February 29, 2012

National park or no national park?
By Jim and Midge Wyse
February 22, 2012

National park opponents misrepresenting facts, says resident
By Harry Nielson
February 22, 2012

Townhall meetings for the proposed South Okanagan Similkameen National Park 
February 20, 2012

Parks society protests provincial pullout
February 20, 2012

Extreme weather hit national parks hard in 2011
By Rebecca Lindell
February 20, 2012

National park idea suffers another blow
By Lyonel Doherty
February 13, 2012

National park debate continues (Evening news: Natives want park)
February 9, 2012

Park plea falls on deaf ears
By Mark Brett
February 7, 2012

First nations seek renewed talks on South Okanagan national park
By Larry Pynn
February 7, 2012

No need for national park
By Holger Goerlitz
February 6, 2012

Okanagan Nation commits to exploring partnership with Parks Canada
February 6, 2012

Scientists push for national park reserve in the South Okanagan
By Larry Pynn
Vancouver Sun, May 26, 2011

Conservationists present urgent call for establishment of national park
By Paul Everest
Osoyoos Times, June 9, 2010

Global TV visits site of proposed National Park in the South Okanagan-Similkameen
Global BC, June 7, 2010
View it here.

Flood of anger
By Mark Hume
The Globe and Mail, May 30, 2009

Province Seeks Intervenor Status On Shanker’s Bend
B.C. Ministry of the Environment media release
March 31, 2009

Letters to the Editor

Province needs to declare national park in Okanagan
By Paul and Rosemary Clapham
First appearing in the Vancouver Sun on June 1, 2011

Green Party leader advocates National Park in the Okanagan-Similkameen
First appearing in the Keremeos Review on May 31, 2011

Delayed approval for proposed park could be costly
By Chloe O’Loughlin
Vancouver Sun, May 25, 2011

Park will preserve the area
By Sharon Ward, Kaleden
First appearing in the Penticton Western on October 07, 2008

Park would sustain area’s natural beauty
By Don Gayton, Summerland
First appearing in the Penticton Western on October 07, 2008

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