Peach Wetlands Volunteer Tree Planting Event!

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Tom Berry Volunteer Tree Planting Event!

Tom Berry Volunteer Tree Planting Event! (Saturday Nov. 2, 2019) Calling all volunteers… can you help us plant native shrubs and trees, install herbivory guards, and complete some bioengineering?! Date: Saturday November 2, 2019 Time: 10:00 am – ~2:00 pm Location: Please RSVP  by emailing Rachel@fvwc.ca and she will provide you with detailed location and information. This is a […]

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Peach Wetlands Volunteer Tree Planting Event!

Calling all volunteers… can you help us plant native shrubs and trees, install herbivory guards, and complete some bioengineering. RSVP by emailing Rachel@fvwc.ca and she will provide you with detailed location and information. This is a child friendly site. Light refreshments included. Restoration site tour to follow. Rain or Shine Please dress for the weather […]

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Notice of Construction -Salmon Habitat Peach-Salwein Creek September 2019

Notice of Construction Peach-Salwein Creek Salmon Habitat  Vedder River Floodplain, Chilliwack, BC. Date: September 3 to 31, 2019 Background: The Vedder River is an important salmon stream that connects many upstream habitats to the Fraser River, and ultimately, the Pacific Ocean – Salish Sea.  At two key locations along the Vedder River, there is opportunity to […]

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Annual General Meeting

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Hello FVWC members and volunteers, Please join us  on Thursday September 19, 2019 for our Annual General Meeting. Time: 5:00 pm- 8:00 pm Location: Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve 5200 Sumas Prairie Road, Chilliwack, BC V2R 4P9 AGM will be in the Discovery Annex Map of GBHNR Picnic dinner will be provided! (Sandwiches, veggies and dip, and […]

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Notice of Construction -Salmon Habitat Stewart Creek (Wilson Park) August 2019

Notice of Construction Stewart Creek Salmon Habitat  Wilson Park Chilliwack (Yarrow) BC Date: August 26-28, 2019 Time: 7:00 am – 5:30 pm Location: Wilson Park, Chilliwack (Yarrow) BC Activities: Excavation and creation of new salmon habitat. Park amenity improvements. Background: Stewart Creek is an important salmon stream that flows through Wilson Park, Chilliwack (Yarrow) BC. This location provides […]

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Job Opportunity – Restoration Field Technician

FVWC Restoration Field Technician Job Description We are hiring a restoration field technician to join our team. This entry-level position is a great opportunity to gain experience in the conservation field. The technician will work under the supervision of Fraser Valley Watersheds Coalition (FVWC) and alongside community volunteers. The technician will receive on the job […]

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Volunteers Needed! Controlling Himalayan Balsam along a Salmon Channel

On Thursday July 11 , 2019 we are looking for volunteers to help pull invasive Himalayan balsam from a newly constructed salmon channel. No RSVP is required, stay as long or a little as you like between 8:00am – 2:30pm Location: Hooge Rd. Parking lot, Chilliwack BC click here for the map  

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Volunteer Tree Planting Event – Stave River, Mission BC

Call for Volunteers! We are looking for volunteers to help us plant trees and shrubs. Please join us to restore habitat in the Stave River watershed. We will be planting trees, shrubs and aquatic plants at a restoration site on the Stave River. Date: Saturday March 16, 2019 Time: 10 am Location: Stave River, Mission BC (please […]

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Celebrate Abbotsford’s Earthday Event 2019

Celebrate Abbotsford’s Earthday Event 2019 We will be participating at Abbotsford’s Annual Earthday Event held at Mill Lake Park. Great opportunity to learn more about What we do and how you can help create healthy watersheds! Stay tuned for more event details.

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Ways you can help at home

There are many small actions you can take to help improve and keep our watersheds healthy! These are just some ideas you can consider -what ideas do you have?!   • Conserve water by using a rain barrel, planting hardier native plant species, not watering your lawn or driveways, watering gardens less frequently, use low […]

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