Tag Archives: Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wild

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RCRW Thrilled to Launch Project to Restore Caribou Population in Revelstoke Area

On Monday, March 24, a team of specialists captured 12 female mountain caribou from the Columbia North herd and transferred them to our specially-built maternity pen north of Revelstoke. Their calves will be born safely away from the caribous’ many predators. The caribou will be fed and monitored, and stay in the pen until earlyContinue Reading

RCRW Receives $100,000 Grant from Shell – Thanks to YOU and Your Votes!

Customers vote, Shell donates. $1 million awarded to environmental projects. [Revelstoke, British Columbia] – Today, Shell Canada will award $1 million to Canadian environmental projects, chosen by its customers. Through the Shell FuellingChange™ Program customers are invited to make any purchases at Shell service stations throughout Canada, collect Shell purchase receipts with voting codes, andContinue Reading

Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wild receives $50,000 from CBT

This story first appeared in the April 17 issue of the Revelstoke Times Review.  The Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wild project received $50,000 in funding from the Columbia Basin Trust’s Environmental Initiatives Program. “The Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wild Society thanks CBT for its support of community-based caribou recovery,” said Sarah Boyle, Vice-ChairContinue Reading

Revelstoke Rod & Gun Club details support for caribou penning

By Gary Krestinsky, Revelstoke Rod & Gun Club president Part eight of an ongoing column and story series exploring the Revelstoke Caribou Rearing in the Wild maternity penning plan. This story first appeared in the Revelstoke Times Review.  The Revelstoke Rod & Gun Club has passed a resolution to support the Caribou Rearing Project that is currentlyContinue Reading