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Uncover Your Creeks—Jericho Beach

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Take action to improve the health of your local watershed! Join Evergreen and the Jericho Stewardship Group for citizen-science training and other activities taking place every month at Jericho Park, Vancouver. You can help ensure the park’s waterway remains a vital and functioning part of the urban ecosystem, by helping us monitor water quality, as well as by removing invasive species and replacing them with native plants, 

Who is a Citizen Scientist? That’s you! Become part of a growing network of active community members, and:

•  Learn about the local ecology of your watershed
•  Help manage invasive species in the local ecosystem
•  Plant native plants
•  Monitor water quality of creeks in Jericho Park

Meeting place: Wooden bridge over the Jericho Pond

What to bring: Weather-appropriate clothing, closed toe shoes and a water bottle or coffee mug.

What we’ll provide: Training, tools, gloves and snacks

Commitment: 3 hours per event

Sign up as a volunteer here

Events are run rain or shine! Arrive in style—please consider walking, cycling, taking public transit, or carpooling with friends to the event.

Dates & Times

Last Date: November 19, 2017

Sundays 9am–noon, selected dates:

  • March 12
  • April 9
  • May 14
  • June 11
  • July 9
  • August 13
  • September 10
  • October 15
  • November 19

Prices & Fees

Free

Contact

Drew MacDonald

dmacdonald@​evergreen.ca

Location

Jericho Beach Park, 3941 Point Grey Road, Vancouver, BC Canada