The Society for the Protection of

           Kalamalka Lake (SPrKL)


To preserve and protect the quality and health of Kalamalka Lake Watershed for all future generations so that the lake may be enjoyed by all user groups

in an environmentally

sustainable manner.

Mission Statement

Kalamalka Lake FACTS:

Provides Drinking Water to Greater Vernon and the District of Lake Country

Surface Area: 2,590 Hectares

Volume: 1,520,000 Cubic Decameters

Mean Depth: 59 Meters

Maximum Depth: 142 Meters

Watershed Area: 572 Square Kilometers

Theoretical Flushing Time: 51 Years

Unique Characteristic: Marl Coloring caused by Calcium Carbonate Precipitation

“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” Margaret Mead

            To contact us Email:  <> and/or <>(Jan.2015 update)