Vaseux Lake

VASEUX LAKE  () , 2.75 sq km, 14.5 km north of OLIVER in the S OKANAGAN VALLEY, is one of Canada's finest birdwatching areas. A federal wildlife and migratory bird sanctuary, it is an oasis of greenery in the surrounding desert-like terrain. Several rare bird species visit the lake, which also has a population of California bighorn MOUNTAIN SHEEP. Vaseux Lake Provincial PARK (12 ha) was established in 1956 adjacent to the federal wildlife...

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