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Burnaby Lake Regional Park ivy pull May 26 2013

The Lower Mainland Green Team removed invasive plants at Burnaby Lake Regional Park

Thank you to our volunteers: Amy, Hafsa, Amber, Lorenzo, Yoko, Kuki, Rob, Laura, Daphne, Marlis, Adam, Joller, John L., Nadine, Matthew A., XiaoYun, Erez, Grace, Geoff, Anqi, Jovelyn, Matthew V., John M., Elena, Alia, Hao, Kostya, Giselle, Lina, Jaskaran, Rich and Sherry.

Thank you to our host Burnaby Lake Park Association (Ann and Bryan)!


  • 33 volunteers contributed 95 hours
  • Volunteers came from Burnaby, Surrey, Coquitlam, Abbotsford, Vancouver, New Westminster, Richmond, North Vancouver and White Rock
  • 14 volunteers had never been to Burnaby Lake Regional Park
  • 9 volunteers had never removed invasive plants before
  • We removed 6 different invasive plants (English ivy, Periwinkle, Policeman's Helmet, Hops, lamium and Blackberry
  • 4 volunteers got to eat salmonberry for the very first time
  • We removed a minimum of 880 pounds of invasive plants (precise number will be reported as soon as possible)
  • We had watermelon at the break (all cut up nicely by the Burnaby Lake Park Association) which was a real treat!

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