Interactive Station: Rain Water and Salmon in the City

 
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Learn, Interact and talk about City Rain water as a vital source for the Natural World.

City rainwater is typically flushed away quickly, out of sight and into our pipes. City of Vancouver and Salmon-Safe BC invite you to learn about useful, strategic green infrastructures that encourage nature’s return to the city. This interactive pop up station illustrates how we can manage rain in a way that provides salmon habitat, improves water quality, and celebrates water within our urban centres.

Date: Saturday, March 16, 2019

Time: 11am - 3pm

Free with admission to the museum.

Participants:

Yette Gram is a green infrastructure urban planner with the City of Vancouver, working to implement green rainwater management practices. She is an environmental educator, passionate about public engagement and urban ecology.

Theresa Fresco is the Regional Manager for the Greater Vancouver – Sea to Sky Region for the Fraser Basin Council as well as the Manager of Salmon-Safe BC. Salmon-Safe’s certification and accreditation program helps urban developers and agricultural producers implement land and water management practices that protect water quality, maintain watershed health and restore salmon habitat.


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