GRANT TROWER is a conservation leader, sensitive to Place. He has dedicated himself towards protecting fish, wildlife and their habitats, particularly in the Meadow Creek area. He has held positions as the former Coordinator of the Friends of the Lardeau, a long-term Board member for the Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program – Columbia, and current Coordinator of Wildlife Habitats for Tomorrow. He has worked tirelessly to gain Protected Area status within the Lardeau area and has given his time freely for fish, wildlife and habitat in the Columbia Basin. He has received recognition by the Land Conservancy for his efforts around land protection.