Stoney Creek Brings Life to the Community
Returning Salmon in 2020
Stoney Creek Road Salt and Salmon Project aims to identify the extent of road salt contamination in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia and support academic research into the effect of road salt on Coho salmon. We hope this will eventually lead to salt being classed as a toxic substance requiring a licence to apply it.
2020 was a difficult year for all of us, but Jennifer and Matt managed to tend to the data logger on Burnaby Mountain. The graph shows the high values over the dry summer months due to road salt in the groundwater that feeds the creek. Winter values have so far been...
Jennifer Atchison Environmental Centre
Education and Advocacy Representative
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OPPORTUNITIES FOR PARTICIPATION
Attend a Meeting
Membership meetings are held on alternate first Thursdays of the month
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Jennifer Atchison Environmental Centre, 2730 Beaverbrook Crescent, on the north end of the Stoney Creek Community School grounds.
Members and potential members are welcome to attend. To raise a specific topic, please send us an email in the CONTACT form to the left.
FUTURE MEETING DATES:
PLEASE NOTE: In-person meetings have been temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 situation, but we are meeting over Zoom. Please check the calendar for details.