Author Archives: Wetland Restoration Project

Scotch Broom

Media Release Scotch broom With sunny May weather comes the blooming of Scotch broom in the Comox Valley. It also means that community groups like the Broombusters and Comox Valley Nature will be out cutting it down. If you have … Continue reading

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Royston Trail Inventory

The Invasive Plant Inventory for the Royston Trail, done for the Comox Valley Regional District, is available here. You can download a printable PDF version here  (11 letter-size pages) Invasive Plant Inventory- Royston Trail Extension (2 MB pdf file – Adobe … Continue reading

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Burning at the Courtenay Airpark

    Fire and the Garry Oak Ecosystem   The Wetland Restoration Project had a unique opportunity to experiment with a prescribed burn in the Courtenay River Airpark recently. Why would we want to burn this popular park? In fact … Continue reading

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Return of the Camas

For a naturalist these current times can be depressing with widespread ecological destruction being one of the constant themes of life in the new millennium.   However optimism is also part of the human condition and with most naturalists it gains momentum … Continue reading

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