First Things First Okanagan

November 2, 2018

Petition Addressing BC Climate Policy

In April, FTFO composed a petition directed to the BC government. Your petitioners respectfully request that the Honourable House introduce a comprehensive plan that guarantees success […]
October 29, 2018

Solar Safari Field Trip

September 4, 2018

The Pipeline has been Halted…What now?

On August 30, the Federal Court of Appeal nullified the Trudeau government’s order in council approving construction of the Trans Mountain Pipeline. Construction has halted or […]
May 4, 2018

FTFO sponsors petition directed to BC Legislature

To the Honourable the Legislative Assembly of the Province of British Columbia, in Legislature Assembled: The petition of the undersigned, residents of the Province of British […]
May 4, 2018

FTFO Executive pens letter to Premier Horgan

To express our disappointment in recent decisions regarding the Site C dam, tax breaks to the Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) industry, and a limited study of […]
February 5, 2018

Site C Accountability Summit

On January 25 and 26 more than 200 British Columbians met in Victoria at the “Site C Accountability Summit”. This meeting presented the numerous reasons that […]
January 2, 2018

Dynamic Podcast by CBC

2050: Degrees of Change I highly recommend listening to the CBC podcast 2050: Degrees of Change. In this podcast CBC meteorologist Johanna Wagstaffe explores the impact […]
September 6, 2017

Climate Change Got You Down?

Floods and fires are on our minds in the Okanagan and all over the world. As we experience dramatic weather events that have been predicted by […]
March 19, 2017

April 2017 Symposium “Energy: Our Present, Our Future”

First Things First Okanagan invited twenty-four dynamic speakers from around British Columbia to address, “Energy: our present our future” in Penticton. A trade display explored new and […]