2019 Plant ID Workshops
We run plant ID workshops for various organizations that are concerned with invasive plant infestations on public lands (such as parks or landfills), and Nurseries. If you would like to inquire about setting up a workshop for your organization, contact us.
~ Past events ~
Coastal ISC Forum, AGM and Field Tour
Thursday, September 11, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Qualicum Beach Civic Centre, East Hall, 747 Jones Street. Stay tuned for a full list of exciting speakers and field tour topics! Registration now open, register today! 2019 Coastal ISC Tour and AGM
2019 Comox Valley Farmers Market Booth
June 22nd. Our booth was set up at the busy farmers market located at the Exhibition Grounds (4839 Headquarters Rd, Courtenay). I handed out pamphlets, ran mini identification workshops, and answered questions. I helped people learn about our free services for removing Knotweed and Hogweed from most home owners properties in the Comox Valley (and other districts).
2019 Cumberland Preschool Community Weedpull
May 15 & 16. The Hand in Hand early childhood nature education program, that focuses on outdoor learning (https://hand-in-handeducation.com/), teamed up yet again, with the Coastal ISC to remove Scotch Broom and Himalyan Blackberrry from their outdoor classroom. Thank you to all the teachers, students and parents that helped out and were enthusastic to learn about invasive plants.
MAY is BC Invasive Species ACTION month
Check out each week’s theme and resources: information sheets, a special “Species-a-Day” profile, a new youth activity resource, and other resources highlighting the weekly theme. See more information here.
2019 Invasive Plant Work Party
Saturday, May 13th, 2017. 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Palm Beach Regional Park, Powell River. For more information and to register, Click here.
2019 Comox Valley Seedy Saturday Booth
March. Our booth handed out informational packets about invasive species and helped to answer any questions that gardeners or interested citizens had.