Habitat buffers
  • Okanagan Similkameen Vineyard BuffersUse buffer strips to protect sensitive wildlife habitat during land clearing and to absorb agricultural chemical runoff.
  • Natural habitat areas support beneficial insects and have been shown to reduce the need for pesticide applications.
  • Follow best management guidelines to prevent pesticides, nutrient and sediment run-off that might contaminate aquatic or riparian areas on your property and harm native fish and amphibians.