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Havenwood Park Restoration Event!

Saturday 25 March 2017 from 10:00am – 03:00pm Meet at the “Veterans Memorial Park Way” entrance. Since this restoration site was planted with native plants in 2015 some weeds have started growing. Help stop non-native invasive plants from outcompeting the … Continue reading

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Upcoming Havenwood Park Restoration Day

On Saturday, June 11th there is going to be another Havenwood Park Restoration Day held between 10:00am and 2:30pm. Habitat Acquisition Trust will be teaming up with Friends of Havenwood Park and the Greater Victoria Green Team, pulling invasive weeds … Continue reading

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Havenwood’s New “Grad Corner”

There is an exciting new addition to Havenwood Park now known as “Grad Corner”! This FOHP initiative was a project intended to give the first graduating class of Colwood’s new Royal Bay High School an opportunity to be environmental stewards … Continue reading

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Make Enjoying Nature Part of Your 2016!

We take care of what we love, so falling in love with nature is a great first step toward protecting wildlife, wild places and the environment. Here on the Westshore we are close to some incredible parks and one of my … Continue reading

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The Start Of A New Havenwood Douglas fir Forest

Prior to the extreme wind storm in 2006 this location in the park was an intact healthy Douglas fir forest. During that storm mature trees were blown down opening the disturbed area up to invasive plant growth such as Scotch broom, Himalayan blackberry and Orchard … Continue reading

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Recent Havenwood Park Environmental Restoration Article (Goldstream News Gazette)

Here is the link to the article: http://www.goldstreamgazette.com/community/341016011.html

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An Invitation To Help Restore Havenwood Park

Please consider attending and spend some quality time with other friends and neighbors helping out our local nature park on Friday, November 6th and/or Saturday, November 28th! The first event is on November 6th, when we will be doing clean-up and site preparation for the … Continue reading

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