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 for INVASIVES 2019 - ISCBC's Annual Forum and AGM - taking place February 5 - 7, 2019 at the Pacific Gateway Hotel in Richmond, BC. Join over 175 attendees from across the Pacific Northwest and beyond to network and gain up to date news on a variety of invasive species topics. Visit events.bcinvasives.ca for more information and to register.
September 26 and 27, 2018, meet ISCBC, Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and the BC Landscape and Nursery Association (BCLNA) in booths 546, 547 and 568 this Thursday and Friday at the CanWest Hort Expo. In addition to having beetle samples and lots of resources, you can meet members of our teams and find out what more you can do to help stop the spread of Japanese beetle.