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Minnekhada Regional Park Ivy removal 20 April 2013

The Lower Mainland Green Team removed English Ivy, periwinkle and lamium at Minnekhada Regional Park

Thank you to Lower Mainland Green Team and Telus volunteers for your hard work : Natasha, Amber, Diana, Saya, Cynthia, Sophia, Laurelei, Jon, Ria, Camille, Lionel, Deb, Jim, Craig, Annette, Sam, Monique, Anna, Samantha and Dorsa

Special thanks to our LMGT leaders for keeping an eye on everyone: Dorsa, Derren and Diana

Thank you to our hosts Minnekhada Regional Park Association (Cheryl, Dawn, Jolene and John) and Metro Vancouver Parks Central Area (Cameron and Trina)

Highlights

  • 22 volunteers contributed 65 hours
  • Volunteers came from Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam, Vancouver, Richmond, North Vancouver, Chilliwack, Maple Ridge, White Rock and Surrey
  • 12 volunteers had never been to Minnekhada Regional Park before
  • 10 volunteers had never removed English ivy before
  • Removed 1102 pounds of invasive plants
  • Some of us saw a Western Toad (an endangered specie)
  • Before all the volunteers arrived I was hanging out with all the event items (including food) and a black bear made a momentary appearance before taking off when Metro Vancouver Parks showed with their truck


For more photos from this event please click HERE

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