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: August 28, 2018
More bioagents released to help control spotted knapweed

Bioagents are one tool in the fight against invasive plants, and they are intensly studied before release to ensure they won't switch to...

posted: August 13, 2018
Invasive fish found breeding near Prince George - Don’t Let It Loose!

The province says an invasive fish - commonly sold as feed for other fish - has been found breeding in a tributary to the Fraser...