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Deas Island Regional ParkDeas Island Regional Park294184607http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Deas-Island_photo2.gif<div class="ExternalClass1D4FDC0C7463487E997731E7D2BD8D03"><p>Located on an island in the lower reaches of the Fraser River, this is a great place for a picnic, a quiet walk or a paddle along the slough. The tall cottonwood trees and surrounding wetlands are home to a variety of wildlife – from eagles and chickadees to frogs and otters.​<br></p></div>

 

 

Situated in the Lower Fraser River, Deas Island Regional Park is connected to the mainland and accessible by transit.http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Deas_Island_0351_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=4352&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosSituated in the Lower Fraser River, Deas Island Regional Park is connected to the mainland and accessible by transit.
Quieter waters of Deas Slough along the shoreline of Deas Island Regional Park.http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Deas_Island_0304_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=4353&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosQuieter waters of Deas Slough along the shoreline of Deas Island Regional Park.
Deas Island Regional Park protects forest, meadow and wetland habitats for many wildlife species including great blue herons.http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-photo15_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3837&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosDeas Island Regional Park protects forest, meadow and wetland habitats for many wildlife species including great blue herons.A great blue heron rests on the shore of Deas Island Regional Park.
Visitors enjoy easy trails year round at Deas Island Regional Park.http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Deas_Island_0123_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=4354&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosVisitors enjoy easy trails year round at Deas Island Regional Park.
At Deas Island Regional Park, picnicking is popular.http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Deas_Island_0076_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=4355&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosAt Deas Island Regional Park, picnicking is popular.
Deas Island Regional Park is home to three historic buildings including Burrvilla.http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-Photo10_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2959&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosDeas Island Regional Park is home to three historic buildings including Burrvilla.Burrvilla, built in 1905-06, is a summer nursery for hundreds of bats.
Delta Deas Rowing Club has been based in Deas Island Regional Park since 1986.http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Deas_Island_0273_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=4356&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosDelta Deas Rowing Club has been based in Deas Island Regional Park since 1986.
Trails at Deas Island Regional Park are either pedestrian-only or shared with equestrians. Cycling is only permitted on the paved park road.http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Deas_Island_0143_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=4357&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosTrails at Deas Island Regional Park are either pedestrian-only or shared with equestrians. Cycling is only permitted on the paved park road.
Chickadee at nest in Deas Island Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-photo8_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3858&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosChickadee at nest in Deas Island Regional ParkA black-capped chickadee perches outside her nest.
Large-leaved lupines, Deas Island Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-photo16_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3838&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosLarge-leaved lupines, Deas Island Regional ParkLarge leaved lupines are among the wildflower species that fill the sandy meadow next to Sloughview Trail on Deas Island Regional Park.
Metro Vancouver park interpreters have provided nature programs and events at Deas Island Regional Park since 1981.http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/Jae%20at%20bats_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=4358&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosMetro Vancouver park interpreters have provided nature programs and events at Deas Island Regional Park since 1981.

 

 

 

 

Deas Island Regional ParkDeas Island Regional Park-123.04976846149.1272393435http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.12723934350,,+-123.04976846100&sll=49.387545,,-123.354687&sspn=0.010532,,0.027831&ie=UTF8&z=16, http://maps.google.ca/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=49.12723934350,+-123.04976846100&sll=49.387545,-123.354687&sspn=0.010532,0.027831&ie=UTF8&z=16http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/DeasIslandParkMap.pdfhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Logos/DeasIslandRP.png, Deas Islandhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPublications/DEA_RP_Trail_Brochure.pdf, Brochure

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tree work starting week of JAN 31<div class="ExternalClassA07E12C71E0C4494804943E925F58665"><div>Tree work planned for the Riverside Picnic Area near the washroom building is expected to take a few days. The washrooms, and other small nearby areas, may be temporarily closed as needed for short periods of time.  Please follow posted safety signs and directions from the work crew.<br></div></div>True
Inverholme Schoolhouse closed for repairs<div class="ExternalClassA4EAEF0FF5274768861783A8AB5B96EF"><p>​Due to damage during winter storms, Inverholme Schoolhouse will remain closed until further notice. Plans for repairs are underway.</p></div>True

 

 

Wonder of Owls - Webinar and Walkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/events/calendar/delta/1930/Wonder of Owls - Webinar and WalkWonder of Owls - Webinar and Walk<div class="ExternalClassF8086A0FE2F3420A9D8F6B2948208CFB"><p>​Presented by Metro Vancouver Regional Parks</p><p>Owls are amazing! Join us for a two-part program: a webinar to learn more about these mysterious raptors, followed by a guided walk to listen for the hoots, cackles and other love sounds that owls make during mating season.</p><p>Register here for the walk.</p><p>You will automatically be registered for the webinar that takes place Thursday, Feb 3, 6:30 - 7:30 pm (a must-see before your walk).</p><p>Ages 8+<br>Registration required.</p><p>Programs have been adjusted to allow for physical distancing and measures are in place to protect you and your loved ones.<br></p></div>GP0|#31a206cb-92b0-4223-8305-c75b779a52a8;L0|#031a206cb-92b0-4223-8305-c75b779a52a8|Delta;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d319302022-02-06T02:00:00Z2022-02-06T03:30:00Z0

 

 

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