Weed pull at Derby Reach on Saturday

Volunteers sought to help remove invasive species from park

Anyone who is interested in helping to rid Derby Reach park of invasive species is invited to pull weeds on Saturday, March 19.

Anyone who is interested in helping to rid Derby Reach park of invasive species is invited to pull weeds on Saturday, March 19.

The Derby Reach Park Association is hosting its annual invasives plant pull at Derby Reach park on Saturday March 19 from 9 a.m. to noon. Everyone is welcome to pull ivy, blackberries, periwinkle and holly to name a few of the species not native to the region. Tools and refreshments will be provided. Come dressed for the weather and bring lots of energy. The pull will start by the heritage parking lot along Allard Crescent. To RSVP contact Lina Azeez at derbyreachpark@gmail.com  or call 604-532-3517.