Melanie is Fraser Riverkeeper's Communications Specialist. Having graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor’s in Natural Resources Conservation, she has a passion for protecting and advocating for our world’s natural resources and wildlife. She grew up spending summers by the lake, developing her affinity for water and enhancing her understanding and appreciation of our waterways and their vital connection to all life. She is eager to make a positive impact in the conservation world by adopting an inclusive approach to support a rich culture of water stewardship. Melanie’s watermark is Otter Lake, Ontario.