Environmental Services

The RDCK provides a number of services through its Environmental Services Department. Please choose from the links below to to find more information on the specific service or program, or scroll down for more information about how to reach us:

  • Resource Recovery (waste disposal and recycling)
  • Water Services (RDCK owned water systems)
  • Environmental Initiatives:
    • Invasive Plants (Noxious Weeds) - Preventing the spread of invasive species
    • Environmental Education - Support for the Wildsight Beyond Recycling program
    • Mosquito control program - Controlling nuisance mosquito populations
    • Wildsafe - Support to the BC Conservation Foundation to facilitate the WildSafe (Bear Aware) program
    • Woodstove Exchange Program - Incentive to replace old, inefficient woodstoves with new, cleaner-burning heating appliances

How To Reach Us

Nelson Office
Box 590, 202 Lakeside Drive
Nelson, BC V1L 5R4
Toll-Free: 1-800-268-RDCK (7325)
Fax: (250) 352-9300

24 Hour - Water Emergency
(Balfour, Burton, Denver Siding, Duhamel Creek, Edgewood, Fauquier, Grandview Properties, Lucas Road, Riondel, Rosebery Highlands, South Slocan, West Robson, Woodbury Village, Woodland Heights, Ymir)
Phone: (250) 352-1504
Line breaks, major leaks and water outages.

24 Hour - Water Emergency
(Erickson, Lister, Sanca Park)
Phone: (250) 254-1685
Line breaks, major leaks and water outages.

The content on this page was last updated July 5 2019 at 9:40 AM