BC Invasive Species Month

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May is Invasive Species Action Month in BC

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Japanese Knotweed

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Spotted Knapweed

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Yellow Flag Iris

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Yellow Flag Iris removal

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Yellow Hawkweed

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Cariboo Events

Submit your event to events@bcinvasives.ca!

Williams Lake - Kruus Weed Pull

Date: May 2, 2019
Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Williams Lake Dairy Fields, Williams Lake 
Overview: ISCBC staff Camille and Torin will be leading a weed pull with a Grade 7 Class of Lake City Secondary School. 

Williams Lake: Meet ISCBC at 11th Annual Seedy Saturday and Early Bird Farmers Market

Date: May 4, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Kiwanis Park, 98 Fourth Ave N, Williams Lake, BC
Overview: Kick off the Cariboo gardening season at the 11th Annual Seedy Saturday, hosted by the Williams Lake Food Policy Council! Meet the Invasive Species Council of BC and learn about PlantWise and Grow Me Instead. A free family event, come and stock up on locally grown seedlings and saved seeds from the many vendors. Learn how you can get involved with supporting local food in the Cariboo! Learn more.

Williams Lake - Meet ISCBC at 2019 North Central Local Government Assocation

Date: May 8 - 10, 2019
Times: May 8th - 8:00 am – 5:00 pm;  May 9th  – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm; May 10th – 8:30 am- 12:00 pm
Location: Cariboo Memorial Recreational Complex 525 Proctor Street Williams Lake, BC 42G 4J1
Overview: The theme of the North Central Local Government Assocation is “Naturally Resourceful” which reflects the spirit of resilience around the northern region of our province. The convention is being co-hosted by Williams Lake and the Cariboo Regional District. Check out ISCBC's information booth! Registration is required.

Williams Lake - Lake City Secondary School Enviro Club Weed Pull with ISCBC

Date: May 10, 2019
Time: 10:30 am-1:30 pm
Location: Scout Island Nature Centre, Williams Lake 1305 A Borland Rd, Williams Lake, BC V2G 5K5
Overview: ISCBC will lead the Lake City Secondary School Enviro Club on a Weed Pull, looking out for invasive plants especially!

Williams Lake - Meet ISCBC at BC Cattlemen's Association AGM & Convention

Date: May 23 - 25, 2019
Time: May 23 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm, May 24 8:00 am - 6:00 pm, May 25 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Cariboo Memorial Recreational Complex 525 Proctor Street Williams Lake, BC 42G 4J1
Overview: Learn about invasive species with ISCBC at the BC Cattlemens Association AGM and Convention! Registration is required.