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Evergreen Urban Watersheds Forum

Event Details

Evergreen Urban Watersheds Forum

Time: March 21, 2014 to March 22, 2014
Location: Segal Graduate Centre - SFU Beedie School of Business
Street: 500 Granville Street
City/Town: Vancouver
Website or Map: https://evergreenurbanwatersh…
Event Neighbourhood and Type: networking, forum, water issues
Organized By: Evergreen
Latest Activity: Mar 20, 2014

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Event Description

Under the streets of Metro Vancouver, there are hundreds of watersheds, ducking in and out of sight. Through careful management and stewardship, citizens can show leadership in urban watershed restoration and education. Join Evergreen to explore how Metro Vancouver - from city managers and storytellers to volunteers and city residents - can work together in their communities.

What are the challenges and opportunities for watersheds in cities?

What stories do the watersheds hold?

Who are the stakeholders and stewards?

Special Guests:

DG Blair, Stewardship Centre for BC

Diana Eddowes, Earthwatch Institute

Carmen Rosen, Still Moon Arts Society

Sarah Primeau, space2place Landscape Architects

and others.

The forum will take place over two days. Dialogue and presentations on March 21st and a field trip to local watershed restoration sites on March 22nd.

March 21st

Segal Graduate Centre, 500 Granville St, Vancouver, BC

March 22nd

Field trip to urban stream restoration sites at Hastings Creek, Vancouver with special guest Nick Page from Vancouver Parks Board


MacKay Creek, North Vancouver with special guest Ken Ashley from BCIT Rivers Institute

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