A Tribute to Pete Spencer

Pete was pragmatic man who could always see a solution on the ground, through the foggy, chaotic melieu that land use planning can be in British Columbia. He was a master of finding compromises and building consensus.

Riparian Health Part 1

Riparian zones are critical areas for stewardship in the agricultural landscape. Their ecological importance cannot be overstated. Farming and ranching can happily co-exist with healthy riparian areas. But when mismanaged they can cease to function properly. And impaired riparian health can lead to many adverse outcomes.