The Invasive Species Research Conference, co-hosted by Thompson Rivers University (TRU) and the Invasive Species Council of BC, was held June 20 - 22, 2017 at TRU and featured renowned keynote speakers Dr. Daniel Simberloff and Dr. Anthony Ricciardi; fields trips and both oral and poster sessions on a wide range of invasive species research themes.
Adopt-A-Highway volunteer groups in BC can complete invasive plant training, and are given the option to hand-pull non-toxic invasive plants along their adopted area, in conjunction with litter pickup activities. The ISCBC supports the provincial roll out of training for Adopt-A-Highway (AAH) groups, thanks to a partnership with the Ministry of Transportation.Timing is fleixble. Contact us for more information.
Save the date! INVASIVES 2018, ISCBC's Annual Forum and AGM, will take place February 6 - 8, 2018, at the Pacific Gateway Hotel in Vancouver, BC.
Enter your BC Invasives short video today for the chance to win great prizes from MEC. Your video should help spread the word about invasive species in BC e.g. identify invasive species or ways to prevent the introduction and spread of invasive species or how to take action on invasive species - in a fun or engaging way. Enter from June 1 - August 31 2017. Learn more and enter today!
Do you struggle with invasive plants on your land? From farms to backyards, this talk covers invasive plants and strategies to remove invasive plants that threaten your land and water, followed by an optional walk and hands-on demontration. Read more.
There is a current shortage of invasive species management contractors in Northeastern B.C. - now is the time to start your own invasive species service based business! The ISCBC, in partnership with the Northeast Aboriginal Business Center, is offering a Business Development Training Session this fall in Northeastern BC and you’re invited to attend.