Osoyoos Desert Society


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We are now closed for the season. We look forward to welcoming you in 2020! 


Our Winter 2019 Newsletter is now available! Click here to view it.

For archived newsletters click here. 

In The News

 Osoyoos Times, Romancing the Desert (Video) by Richard McGuire

Okanagan Sun, This Desert Life by Andrea Flexhaug

Georgia Straight, Osoyoos desert blooms under a full moon by Sheila Whittaker

Toronto Star, Osoyoos, Canada's lone desert by Paul French

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PREDATORS – Movie & An Expert
owlFebruary 29th from 1-3 pm
at the Watermark Beach Resort
Admission by Donation
Celebrate the beauty of winter and see lynx, wolves and other predators in action in “The Wild Canadian Year: Winter.” After the film meet Houdini, a Great Horned Owl from SORCO Raptor Rehab Centre, and learn fascinating facts about this amazing local predator.

STAYING ALIVE – Movie & An Expert
March 21st from 1-3 pm
at the Watermark Beach Resort 
Admission by Donation
Hear from scientists working to unravel the mysteries of claws, horns and more in the documentary “Extreme Animal Weapons.” Following the film, Valerie Blow with the Okanagan-Similkameen Stewardship Society will discuss local snakes and their adaptations. An animal presentation featuring Nora the Gophersnake included! 

A BIRD’S LIFE – Movie & An Expert
March 28th from 1-3 pm
at the Watermark Beach Resort 
Admission by Donation
Take a close-up look at the egg and discover the secrets behind this amazing life support system. After the film “The Egg: Life’s Perfect Invention,” naturalist Sherry Linn will be on hand to talk about cavity nesting birds and her experiences working with bluebirds.

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