Kanaka Creek Park, June 7 2014

The Lower Mainland Green Team and Kanaka Education and Environmental Partnership Society (KEEPS) worked together to remove Policeman's Helmet, or Himalayan Balsam.

Thank you to Metro Vancouver Parks (Roy) for hosting.

Thank you to all the volunteers: Alex, Alison, Ray, Ev, and Ross.

Highlights:

  • 6 volunteers contributed 15 hours
  • Volunteers came from Coquitlam and Maple Ridge
  • 1 volunteer had never been to Kanaka Creek Regional Park before.
  • 1 volunteer had never removed invasive species before.
  • Volunteers removed 5.5 cubic meters (Around 33 wheelbarrows full) of Himalayan Balsam!

Good work on making a big difference to the health of the area, everyone!

Before


After


For more photos click HERE

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