YOUTUBE VIDEO: “I have met so many stewards who are inspiring and so awesome. They do the hard work that creates the data that makes politicians listen,” said Dave Clough, a fisheries biologist who works with streamkeeper groups on the east coast of Vancouver Island

Note to Reader:

The panel and town-hall segment was the program heart for the Nanaimo Water Symposium. Panel reflections on project experience set the scene for town-hall interaction. The over-arching theme was: collaboration is necessary for restorative development; and a ‘design with nature’ land and water ethic is key to ‘getting it right’ over time.

Dave Clough talked about training and supporting legions of volunteer stream stewards – what works & what doesn’t for long lasting watershed engagement.