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litter and scotch broom removal Iona Nov 4'12

The Lower Mainland Green Team picked up litter and removed scotch broom at Iona Beach Regional Park

Thank you to all the volunteers for coming out despite it threatening to rain: Kevin, Paul, Elaine, Rachel, Hans, Hanuki, Rick, Haven, Marty, Sabrina, Alex, Eric, Laura, Adam, Jerry, Gavin, Jared, Lisa, Franco, Jill, Peter, Julie, Tiffany, Michael, Bryan, Mase Kelly, Sara and Shayna

Thank you to our host Metro Vancouver Parks (Joe)!


  • 30 volunteers contributed 86 hours
  • Of the 30 volunteers, 12 had never been to Iona Beach Regional Park before, 19 had never removed scotch broom before
  • 3 of the 7 volunteers who participated in the shoreline clean up had never picked up litter before
  • We removed 16 cubic meters of Scotch broom
  • Some of the litter removed included 2 needles (picked up safely with waste pickers and placed in a sharps container), cans, styrofoam, plastic bags, cigarette butts, a lighter and cups)

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The Lower Mainland Green Team

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Shoreline Park - November 4th, 2017 November 7, 2017 9:17 AM Lyda S.
Ruth Johnson Park Planting - October 29th, 2017 October 31, 2017 12:12 PM Lyda S.
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Ruth Johnson Park Sept 30 2017 October 1, 2017 12:16 AM Lyda S.
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