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Upcoming Events

Environment Day Kentville 2023

Saturday June 3, 2023 | 11 am – 3 pm

Oakdene Park, Kentville
Come join us as we celebrate World Environment Day in Kentville! The free event starts at 11 am and runs till 3 pm. We hope to see you there!

Friends of the Acadian Forest Native Plant Sale

Saturday June 3, 2023 | 9 am – 12 noon

Harriet Irving Botanical Gardens,
Acadia University,
32 University Avenue, Wolfville


Previous In the News & Events

Glossy Buckthorn Removal

Saturday May 13, 2023

Pleasant River

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Workshop

Saturday April 15, 2023

The Gorge, Kentville

 May be an image of 3 people, people climbing and tree  May be an image of 4 people and people climbing

Community Based Plan to Control Dog Strangling Vine in Kentville

March 28, 2022

Preventing Zebra Mussel Introduction

March 29, 2023
Laurel Genge
Aquatic Invasive Species
Project Coordinator 

Saltwire Article:
Kentville Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Workshop 

April 21, 2023


Nova Scotia Invasive Species
2nd Annual Conference

February 28th, 2023

Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth

In the News 2022 – 2021

August 28, 2022 – CBC Article

Thorny problem: invasive Himalayan blackberry plant found in Yarmouth

April 6, 2021 – Global News Article

‘Bizarre’ invasive jumping worm squirms its way into N.S. for the first time

March 11, 2021 – Global News Article

Maritime aquarium owners warned to watch for invasive mussels in decorative plant

February 15, 2021 – Blomidon Naturalists Society

Invasive Species and Climate Change