Society Info

Shuswap Environmental Action Society 2019-20 Board of Directors:

Jim Cooperman, President

Jake Jacobson, Treasurer (and banjo player extraordinaire)

Brenda Melnychuk

Pauline Waelti

Richard Thorne

Judith Benson

Current Projects:

1. Shuswap Watershed Project (see

2. Ongoing sharing of information through the SEAS Listserve.

3. Raising awareness of the need to address climate change with mitigation and adaptation.

4. Ongoing monitoring of local forestry and watershed issues.

5. Sponsoring forums and other events on provincial issues (most recent was the film Directly Affected, by Zack Embree and Devyn Brugge in 2018)

6. Ongoing project to study Shuswap’s melting glaciers.