Upcoming Events

Photo Credit: Larry Reid – Roberts Creek, spawning chum salmon

NEXT Monthly Invasive Plant Removals!

Location: Roberts Creek Lower Rd. bridge (beside RC Legion on Lower Rd and 1 block from Gumboot Cafe).

We are going to be hosting TWO invasive plant removal events at two creeks!!!

ROBERTS CREEK – June 26th

CHAPMAN CREEK – June 12th

Time (both locations) 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

ROBERTS CREEK LOCATION: Join us for our ongoing monthly invasive plant removal on SATURDAY, May 29th! (the last Saturday of each month.)

CHAPMAN CREEK LOCATION: Join us for our ongoing monthly invasive plant removal on SATURDAY, June 12th!! (the second Saturday of each month.)

Please put on your calendars!

ROBERTS CREEK INFORMATION: JUNE 26, 2021

Please share event and invite your friends and family! It is really easy to social distance! 🙂

DIRECTIONS: Please meet us at the Roberts Creek Lower Road bridge (beside the Roberts Creek Legion).
EQUIPMENT NEEDED:
Please bring gloves, eye protection and small clippers if you have them.
We will bring tarps, rakes and garbage cans to collect the debris.

WHAT TO WEAR:
Please dress for the weather, rain gear (if raining) outdoor/gardening clothes that includes long sleeves, sturdy waterproof boots are a must and a hat is recommended.

DIRECTIONS: We will be at the Lower Road bridge over Roberts Creek beside the Roberts Creek Legion about 1 block from Gumboot Cafe.

If anyone has a truck or trailer that can help with transporting the green waste to the depot, that would be so awesome!

We look forward to seeing you all there! If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at scstreamkeepers@gmail.com

We acknowledge we live with gratitude on the unceeded land of the shíshálh (Sechelt) and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) peoples.

CHAPMAN CREEK INFORMATION: June 12TH, 2021

https://www.facebook.com/events/205017291436513

We are adding a new location to begin removing invasive plants – Chapman Creek!!! We will continue to host this event at this location on the second Saturday of the month, June 12th. 
JOIN US!
We ask that everyone that attends wear a mask and be mindful of physical distancing throughout the event. Thank you!
EQUIPMENT NEEDED:
Please bring gloves, eye protection and small or large clippers if you have them. 
We will bring tarps, rakes and garbage cans to collect the debris.
WHAT TO WEAR:
Good sturdy waterproof boots would be very helpful along with work gloves, rain gear (if raining) and outdoor/gardening clothes that include long sleeves and a hat is recommended.
DIRECTIONS:
You will find us at Brookman Park at the Chapman Creek Road bridge on Hwy 101. There is a parking lot on the northern side of highway.
We are so grateful to the Town of Sechelt Parks Department as they have offered to pick up the green waste! Thank YOU very much!
If you have any questions please send an email to scstreamkeepers@gmail.com
We acknowledge with gratitude that we work and live on the unceded land of the shíshálh (Sechelt) peoples. 
See map: https://www.google.com/maps/place/Chapman+Creek/@49.4401132,-123.7252873,16z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x54863ba55bbbd38d:0x8aad09f48d30aae1!8m2!3d49.4404856!4d-123.7224102

Streamkeepers 2-Day Training September 2021

The training is full but we have a waiting list with 10 people so it looks like we will be having a third training weekend in the coming months. If you would like to be added, please email us at scstreamkeepers@mail.com

Would you like to learn to improve salmon habitat and protect our beautiful local streams? Would you like to learn how to monitor the health of these creeks? Do you have local knowledge about fish, wildlife, plants you would like to share? Join others that share your passion for salmon!

You will have hands-on introduction to fish habitat, stream restoration, aquatic life identification and waterway stewardship.

Participants who complete the 2-day training will receive a Streamkeepers certificate from the Pacific Streamkeepers Federation.

Must be 18 years of age and older. Only 12 spots per training.

Our long-term goal is that EVERY stream and creek on the Coast is cared for by the people who love what we have and want to protect it for future generations!

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at scstreamkeepers@gmail.com to register or you would like to be added to our waiting list.

On more information on what is covered in the training, please see:

https://www.pskf.ca/publications/handbook.php

Here is the facebook link:

https://www.facebook.com/events/219491309216010/

We acknowledge we live on the unceeded land of the shíshálh (Sechelt) and Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) peoples.

JOIN US!!! #SaveOurSalmon

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