Water is Life, May 19

The False Creek Watershed Society invites you on Saturday May 19th to the Roundhouse Community Centre from 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM as they spend an afternoon with like-minded people to discuss what healthy water means to us all!

Confirmed speakers are (more to come):

Celia Brauer- False Creek Watershed Society – sewers, runoff, beach health, our special events, engaging the public
Bryn Davidson – St. George’s Creek Blueway – daylighting a city street
Christianne Wilhelmson – Georgia Strait Alliance – sewage treatment in Vancouver
Dr. John Richardson – Professor Aquatic and Riparian Ecology, UBC – The Fraser River – North Arm and Estuary health
Sven Biggs – Wilderness Committee – tankers in Burrard inlet
Andrea Reimer – City of Vancouver Councillor – Greenest City Initiative

With displays by: Still Moon Society, Hastings Park, VAPOR and others.
There will be presentations, Q & A, breakout discussions, First Nations participation, environmental group tables etc. The film will be “Rise of the Salmon People” by Jeremy Williams

Partners: City of Vancouver Greenest City, City of Vancouver – Sewers and Water, St. George’s Blueway, Roundhouse Community Centre, Wilderness Committee, Georgia Strait Alliance, Village Vancouver, North Shore Wetland Partners, City Studio. Table displays by Hasting Creek, Still Moon Society (Renfrew Ravine), Fraser Riverkeepers, BC Water and Waste Association, Salmon are Sacred, VAPOR (Fuel port proposal for YVR), Lost Creek Fen, Stop the Pave, presentersand more

Everyone welcome / Free Event
Snacks / Wheelchair accessible

For more information check their website: http://www.falsecreekwatershed.org or email info@falsecreekwatershed.org

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