Projects

Land Owner Weed Removal Rebate Program

Landowners incurring a cost to control invasive weeds on their private land may be eligible for a 50% reimbursement from the NWIPC via the Land Owner Weed Removal Rebate Program (some conditons apply). Download the application form and find a certified Invasive Plant Contractor near you.

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NWIPC Geocaches

The NWIPC has begun establishing Invasive Plant geocaches. What better way to learn about invasive plants then by getting outdoors and challenging yourself at the same time. If you're not sure what I"m talking about, watch the quick video below.

Three caches have been established to date, blueweed, hoary alyssum and mountain...

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ATV Wash Station

Vehicles, including all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), can pick up invasive plant seeds and transport them over long distances, contributing to the expanding range of infestations. Off-road vehicle use increases the risk of spreading invasive plants because greater numbers of seeds may be picked up off-road and off-trail. An ATV...

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Community Weed Pulls

Looking for a way to bring some local groups together to help the environment? Or maybe you know of a special spot that could use some hands-on care to get rid of some invasive plants? We can help you organize a Community Weed Pull - a chance to get a little dirty with some friends and neighbours, share knowledge about a...

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News

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posted: July 20, 2018
News from the field; Bio Agent Releases

As part of the NWIPCs integrated approach to manage Invasive Plants in our area we have been assisting the Ministry of Forest, Lands &...

posted: July 14, 2018
Don’t invite an invasion into Northern BC’s gardens and wetlands

The public is warned not to invite an invasion into Northern BC’s gardens and wetlands

With the warm weather favouring Northern BC’s...