RDNO issues awards

The Regional District of North Okanagan has announced the 2014 Environmental Leadership Award winners.

The Regional District of North Okanagan has announced the 2014 Environmental Leadership Award winners.

The awards celebrate those who are supporting strong, healthy, active and resilient communities. They will be presented at the RDNO meeting today.

Community clean-up: Helen Sidney and Rick Siemens, Cori Doorman, and the Englehart, Illerbrun, and Hues families

Invasive plant control: Friends of Kalamalka Lake Provincial Park Society

Sustainability: Armstrong-Spallumcheen Environmental Trust and Ellison Elementary Ozone Class

Parks and trail stewardship: Ribbons of Green Trail Society

Waste reduction and recycling: Vernon Christian School

Water stewardship: Allan Brooks Nature Centre and Kingfisher Interpretive Centre