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Researchers Do More than Raise a Flag about Invasive Species

  Posted on: June 17, 2014

Vaseux Lake, located between Okanagan Falls and Oliver on the Okanagan Highway, is home to a variety of wildlife and is a popular destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Like many BC lakes, however, Vaseux is in jeopardy due to a pretty, seemingly innocuous foe, the yellow flag iris.

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Town Hall: Campus Sustainability Action Plan

  Posted on: June 4, 2014

What directions do you think TRU should be headed regarding environmental sustainability?

On June 19, have your say during a town hall to collect input for the upcoming Campus Sustainability Action Plan.

There will be other ways to contribute, including an on-line survey, through social media, and email.

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Trash Bash Cleans Up

  Posted on: May 16, 2014

More than 100 students, staff, and faculty helped clean up the campus during Trash Bash 2014 on May 15. It may have been the best attended Trash Bash yet.

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Zero Waste Stations Installed

  Posted on: April 16, 2014

Zero waste stations designed to reduce the amount of material going into the regular trash that could otherwise be recycled.

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