Environmental-Extravaganza 2019 Event Guide

The Environmental Extravaganza wouldn’t be possible without the efforts of our community partners.

Our partners work hard to bring this fun and informative series to Surrey residents each year. A special “thank you!” to these groups. Make sure to check out their year-round programs and events!

This year’s Environmental Extravaganza partners

B.C. Cetacean Sightings Network is a conservation and research program that collects sightings of all

Burns Bog Conservation Society is committed to protecting peatlands worldwide through their education programs. The Society hosts school programs and outdoor events throughout the year to connect children and adults with nature. Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society BC is Canada’s only nationwide charity dedicated solely to the protection of our public land and water, and ensuring our parks are managed to protect the nature within them

Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC is a non-profit organization dedicated to the enhancement and conservation of BC’s freshwater fish resources for the benefit of the public. Friends of Semiahmoo Bay Society is a nonprofit group of community volunteers working together for common environmental conservation, restoration and educational goals. Their focus is the marine, estuarine and watershed ecosystems of Boundary Bay (including the Fraser River estuary). Friends of Semiahmoo Heritage Trail are active stewards of the

Green Club is a group of environmentally- concerned Taiwanese and Chinese Canadians. They organize healthy walks, heritage walks, birding walks, cultural seminars, eco-tours and participate in city planning across the Lower Mainland. is a non-profit organization that was formed in 1986 in response to unwanted clearing of trees and proposed development in Green Timbers Urban Forest Park; they remain active stewards and advocates of the park. GreenTimbers Heritage Society

cetaceans (whales, dolphins, and porpoises) and sea turtles from British Columbia and surrounding waters to gain valuable information about species distribution patterns and aid in future recovery and management plans for species at risk. Better Environmentally SoundTransportation is a non-profit charitable organization with a long history promoting sustainable transportation. BEST offers innovative social enterprises, programs and services to encourage, promote and enable sustainable and active transportation choices.

Darts Hill Garden Conservancy Trust Society

works to ensure that Darts Hill Garden is operated in perpetuity in the spirit of Edwin and Francisca Darts who donated the 7.5 acre garden to the City of Surrey and its citizens in 1994.

trail who work with the City and the community in the preservation and

enhancement of the trail, its adjacent setbacks and vistas.

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