For information on invasive species events near you, go to the Invasive Species Council of BC website and check out the calendar of events.
June 28, 2019
Help is available in the Elephant Hill Wildfire area for Invasive Plant control on private lands. Check out the Wildfire Invasive Plant Program under the Programs tab for details.
June 5, 2019
CN will be undertaking vegetation control activities in areas whereby an active railway passes through. This activity is scheduled for this Spring/Summer. CN has advised the opportunity to request noxious weed removal as they intend to spray 100% of its ballast network this year.
June 3, 2019
The Thompson-Nicola Invasive Plant Management Committee (TNIPMC) is currently developing a Japanese knotweed strategy to support knotweed management throughout the Thompson Nicola Regional District. The TNIPMC is asking the public to report any Japanese knotweed occurrences to assist in updating the knotweed inventory for the region.
May 30, 2018
On April 18th the Strategic IP Management Plan for the Thompson-Nicola Regional District was approved by the Thompson Nicola Invasive Plant Management Committee.
May 30, 2018
Starting in 2017, the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development and the Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure have been collaborating on "The Good Neighbour Program".