World Wetland Day at MacKay Marsh!

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World Wetland Day at MacKay Marsh!

Help us celebrate World Wetland Day by cleaning up garbage and invasive plants at MacKay Marsh!

By Wildcoast Ecological Society

When and where

Date and time

Sat, Feb 4, 2023 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM PST


Lower Mackay Creek Park 280 Lloyd Ave North Vancouver, BC V7P 3H3 Canada

About this event

We will be meeting at Lloyd Ave and 1st Street West HERE.

Parking is available along West 1st Street, Lloyd Avenue and at the Capilano Mall. The 240 bus also stops at the Capilano Mall.

We will be cleaning up around the marsh by picking up garbage and pulling out some invasive Himalayan blackberry and English ivy at MacKay Marsh.

We will provide tools, light snacks and a secure place to store your valuables.

Please wear close-toed shoes , long pants and clothing appropriate for the weather that can get dirty! Please also bring the following:

- a hat

- water bottle

- sunscreen or rain gear as needed

- clothes that can get dirty and are appropriate for the weather

- Do not come if you are feeling ill (eg. fever, cough, runny nose, sore throat)

Our events run rain or shine, however as this is early February it may be too cold or snowing. We will let you know two days in advance if we have to cancel due to the weather. If you can no longer attend please either email us or cancel your ticket to allow others to attend . Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions at all. We look forward to seeing everyone out there again!

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