Category Archives: Recreation

FOHP join HAT and the Greater Victoria Green Team for a Havenwood Weed Pull!

For the March 14th event a collaborative effort between the “Habitat Acquisition Trust”, the “Greater Victoria Green Team” and the “Friends of Havenwood Park” resulted in an enthusiastic volunteer group of “weed warriors” participating in a Havenwood restoration event.   For the first time in the park restoration work is … Continue reading

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March 14 9:30 to 2 | Habitat Restoration in Havenwood Park

Please come and join HAT and the Greater Victoria Green Team partner up for a day of invasive species removal at Havenwood Park. We are continuing the battle of the weeds, with a focus on daphne, English holly and Scotch … Continue reading

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May 2014 H.A.T. Havenwood Volunteer Broom Bash with a park nature walk!

      Photo credits: Paige Erickson-McGee

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March 2012 Broom Pull Another Successful Fun Event!

I am pleased to be posting more info on the efforts to stop Scotch Broom from invading the Garry Oak ecosystems in Havenwood Park. This is also an opportunity to also thank Peter Papagiannis and the other dedicated H.A.T. staff  who helped initate … Continue reading

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Upcoming 2012 Havenwood Park Volunteer Event!

On March 31st from 11-2pm the Habitat Acquisituion Trust (HAT) is planning another broom pull in Havenwood Park. They will be doing ride shares from their Victoria office to save on gas and help people get out to Colwood. If you are interested in participating please RSVP to HAT by … Continue reading

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2012 Park Restoration Has Started Off With February Broom Pull!

The Habitat Acquisition Trust have a great start on the broom pulling season after a successful event in Havenwood Park that took place on February 25th. They were lucky to have a group of young men from St.Michaels University come help them out … Continue reading

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A Successful 2011 Summer Time Havenwood Park Restoration Event!

I am pleased to be posting this follow-up to the August 27th Havenwood Park  Community  Nature Walk, Lunch and Volunteer Weed Warrior public event. It was a fun and rewarding project. Here is a slideshow of the activities:     There were numerous people involved in the planning … Continue reading

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