Deer Lake Park in Burnaby June 22 2014

The Lower Mainland Green Team removed Policeman's Helmet at Deer Lake Park in Burnaby!

Thank you to our volunteers: Roisin, Rhonda, Kara, Maiko, Jack, Helen, Diana, Fiona, Vic, Kelli, David, Shasha, Sunnie, and Robert!

Thank you to the City of Burnaby (Melinda, Luke, Sharon, and Shirley) for hosting!

Highlights

  • 14 volunteers contributed 42 hours
  • Volunteers came from Burnaby, North Vancouver, Coquitlam and Chilliwack
  • 2 volunteers had never been to Deer Lake Park before
  • 5 volunteers had never removed Policeman's Helmet before
  • We navigated through tall grass and dodged stinging nettle to find the Policeman's Helmet
  • We removed 4 cubic metres of invasive plants!
  • We got to see a Great Blue Heron rookery
  • Rhonda rode her bike from the north shore! Way to go!
See more photos ---> HERE

Can you spot the Policeman's Helmet?


We learned not to touch this - Stinging Nettle!


It was hard to see each other through the tall grass.


The Volunteers

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