Parksfest

2019

Parksfest

Saturday, June 1 - Anvil Centre, New Westminster



Presented by Metro Vancouver Regional Parks

Protecting natural areas.
Connecting people to nature.
We can’t do it alone.

Come and share the day with a vibrant community of nature educators and stewards. Hear from the frontlines about the amazing work being done to protect our region’s natural diversity.

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Join MC Lynn Colliar and renowned director Nettie Wild as we celebrate the Regional Parks!


Nettie Wild

Parksfest MC: Lynn Colliar

Broadcaster with Global BC for nearly 28 years.

Nettie Wild

KEYNOTE - Nettie Wild, Award Winning Director/ Writer/ Producer

Director of the cinematic spectacle Uninterrupted, Nettie brought the heart of the river to the heart of the city with an installation that projected the Adams’ River sockeye run onto the Cambie Street bridge spanning Burrard Inlet.



Salmon: Connecting Across Boundaries

The afternoon panel session Salmon: Connecting Across Boundaries will explore the vital role of salmon in our local waterways and beyond, as scientists and conservation advocates share their latest research. And there are many opportunities to engage throughout the day.

See our full program online.


LEARN about the efforts of Metro Vancouver Regional Parks and other organizations to protect the valuable and diverse natural ecosystems in our region.  

CONNECT Share ideas, strategies, tools and resources and explore current issues and common challenges in protecting nature and connecting people to it.

INSPIRE each other, forge new connections and renew old friendships as we join together around this vital issue.