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Uncover Your Creeks—Jericho Beach

Take action to improve the health of your local watershed!

Image credit Olga Iacovlenco

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

Next date: February 18, 2018

Sundays 9am–noon, selected dates:

  • Sun. January 14
  • Sun. February 18
  • Sun. March 11

Prices & Fees

Free

Contact

Drew MacDonald

dmacdonald@​evergreen.ca

Location

Event location on Google Maps

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