Welcome to the Biodiversity Atlas Map Viewer
Showcasing the biodiversity of the Columbia Basin in Canada
bi·o·di·ver·si·ty — n.:
- The number and variety of species found within a specified geographic region.
- The variability among living organisms on the earth, including the variability within and between species and within and between ecosystems.
This web atlas focuses on the biodiversity of the Canadian portion of the Columbia Basin—particularly the Kootenay region. Here you can find information on the ecosystems, flora and fauna of our region.
Please choose a theme on the right to continue exploring this atlas.