CVWMA Administration Office re-opened for regular business hours

UPDATE*** Friday January 14, 2022. The CVWMA Administration is now open again for regular office hours as of today (Mon-Fri : 9am-12pm & 1pm-4pm). Plowing and maintenance has been taking place, however there are still icy and slippery sections on the roads so we urge caution and care when travelling on them. Please Be Safe!! […]

Gate Closure at south Duck Lake access

Effective 8:00pm tonight (December 26th, 2021), the access to Duck Lake from Channel Road is closed to motorized vehicles due to the deep snow and slippery conditions on the dike. This surface is actually a provincial flood protection dike and cannot be plowed. It’s set at a specific elevation and removing material by plowing would […]

JOB POSTING! Conservation Programs Assistant

JOB POSTING! Conservation Programs Assistant      (Maternity/Parental Leave) CVWMA is looking for a driven and passionate Conservations Programs Assistant (maternity/parental leave) to support the Head of Conservation Programs in the delivery of habitat management projects and wildlife monitoring activities. This position will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to apply his/her skills to frequently changing and […]

Motorized Vehicle Closure of South Dike at Duck Lake

Due to the semi-annual Northern Leopard Frog migration the south dike at Duck Lake is now closed to motorized vehicle traffic. Northern Leopard Frogs are federally listed as an endangered species in the province of BC.   In 2018, after voluntary road closures were not successful at reducing road mortality, the semi-annual Motorized Vehicle Access Restriction […]

UPDATE: August 18 2021 “Wildlife Wander” trail re-opened

UPDATE:  August 18 2021    “Wildlife Wander” trail re-opened The “Wildlife Wander” trail that was closed July 9th has now been re-opened as no recent grizzly bear activity has been observed. Please remember this is a wildlife management area and always remain vigilant and aware of your surroundings when enjoying the CVWMA trails. Trail Closed – […]

CVWMA Office closed July 1st – 13th

JUNE 30, 2021 PLEASE NOTE: the CVWMA Administration Office will be closed from July 1st to July 13th and will re-open on Wednesday, July 14th for regular business hours. Permits and information can be obtained on our website at crestonwildlife.ca Individual staff contact/messages can be made by dialing our office phone at (250) 402-6900 and […]

Vehicle Access Closure at Duck Lake South Dike February 23, 2021

Duck Lake Vehicle Access Closed. Due to the warmer and fluctuating temperatures we’re experiencing, we have closed the gate at the south end of Duck Lake to preserve the integrity of the dike. We will monitor and re-open when the dike conditions become suitable again. Please note that the vehicle access closure for the conservation […]