BC Invasive Species Month

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Take Action this May!

May is Invasive Species Action Month in BC

Take Action this May!

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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Video Contest

Enter Your Short Form Video for the Chance to Win Great Prizes!

Over the months of June, July and August we challenge you to make and share your best video of taking action on invasive plants or animals, or highlighting a key invasive species in your community, and enter for the chance to win some great prizes!

Videos could show people participating in weed pulls, cleaning hiking boots, pets, bike tires or work equipment of burrs and seeds, or practicing to clean drain dry your boat. You could also profile key invasive species in your community, such as bullfrogs, Yellow flag iris, grey squirrels, Japanese knotweed..… you name it! Don't forget people love funny videos!

You Don't Have to be a Professional Videographer to Enter.  

Post or submit your best short form video using your smartphone or another video camera. We can all do our part, and make a difference right where we live. 

How to Enter

Information on how to enter the #BCinvasivescontest will be posted soon!


Full details of all prizes will be posted soon!

Terms and Conditions

Full contest regulations are listed on the contest website and will include the following:

  • ISCBC staff, Board members and their families are exempt from entering the contest.
  • Videos should be filmed in BC, and the videographer should be residing in BC when they submit their video
  • Videos should visually related to the theme "Invasive Plants and Animals in British Columbia"

Thank you for helping to prevent the introduction and spread of harmful invasive species in our communities.