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Deas Island Regional ParkDeas Island Regional Park294184607http://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/PublishingImages/Deas-Island_photo2.gif

 

 

Burrvilla at Deas Island Regional Parkhttp://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/ParksPhotosBurrvilla at Deas Island Regional ParkBurrvilla, built in 1905-06, is a summer nursery for hundreds of bats.
Chickadee at nesthttp://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 nestA black-capped chickadee perches outside her nest.
Deas Island Regional Park floating dockhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-Photo23_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2965&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosDeas Island Regional Park floating dockThe floating dock at Deas Island Regional Park can be used to launch canoes, kayaks, rowboats or other non-motorized craft.
Great blue heron at Deas Island Regional Parkhttp://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/ParksPhotosGreat blue heron at Deas Island Regional ParkA great blue heron rests on the shore of Deas Island Regional Park.
Inverholme Schoolhousehttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-photo2_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2963&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosInverholme SchoolhouseInverholme Schoolhouse on Deas Island is a popular facility for weddings and other gatherings.
Large-leaved lupines at 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 at 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.
Tinmakers Walk at Deas Island Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-Photo11_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=2961&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosTinmakers Walk at Deas Island Regional ParkTinmakers Walk is a lovely trail through the shade of cottonwood forest along the banks of the Fraser River.
View from tower at Deas Island Regional Parkhttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/_t/DeasIsland-photo17_jpg.jpghttp://www.metrovancouver.org/services/parks/ParksPhotos/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=3839&RootFolder=/services/parks/ParksPhotosView from tower at Deas Island Regional ParkLooking east from the viewing tower at Deas Island Regional Park, one can see the broad reach of the south arm of the Fraser River as well as distant mountains of the Coast Range.

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

Deas IslandDeas Island2019-09-10T07:00:00ZLOW<div class="ExternalClassEBEC3ACCB43743E78930C578338CCA7E"><p>​Due to EXTREME fire risk, (a portion of the) (regional park/greenway) from (area/section of trail/etc.) has been temporarily closed. For your safety, please comply with all posted signs & stay out. We will be monitoring & assessing the situation. Thank you. </p><p>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass8FACA9481FE84360BC48E97A91D03F4F"><p>​Continued dry weather has resulted in conditions that are tinder dry & extremely sensitive to sparks & fire.</p><ul><li>Campfires & use of briquettes are prohibited.</li><li>Propane barbecues & gas cooking stoves are only allowed in day use areas with picnic tables, picnic shelters & group camps. You must stay with the barbecue or stove at all times while using it.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass5F1D6567E76E4DD893FDAFA48F06923F"><p>​Continued dry weather has resulted in conditions that are tinder dry & extremely sensitive to sparks & fire.</p><ul><li>Campfires including portable campfire apparatuses are prohibited.</li><li>All barbecues/cooking stoves are prohibited.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass1657B51FF0244FE8B82922927BC709DC"><ul><li>​Campfires & use of briquettes are prohibited.</li><li>Portable campfire apparatus (CSA- or ULC-approved only) are only allowed at designated fire rings.</li><li>Propane barbecues & gas cooking stoves are only allowed in day use areas with picnic tables, picnic shelters & group camps. You must stay with the barbecue or stove at all times while using it.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350</p></div><div class="ExternalClassD2D5A2A4BBA94CD9A34C22CCD7EE1383"><ul><li>Campfires & use of briquettes are prohibited.</li><li>Portable campfire apparatus (CSA- or ULC-approved only) are only allowed at designated fire rings.</li><li>Propane barbecues & gas cooking stoves are only allowed in day use areas with picnic tables, picnic shelters & group camps. You must stay with the barbecue or stove at all times while using it.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClassAACCF8D31FEB4A0DAA1D3C45D64801E3"><ul><li>Campfires are only allowed in designated fire rings & fire pits, & only as local fire authorities allow.</li><li>Portable campfire apparatus (CSA- or ULC-approved only) are only allowed at designated fire rings.</li><li>Briquette & propane barbecues & gas cooking stoves are only allowed in day use areas with picnic tables, picnic shelters & group camps. You must stay with the barbecue or stove at all times while using it. If you use briquettes, dispose of them carefully in the designated receptacles.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div><div class="ExternalClass0A805BB76494488EABCE8CA702B54ADA"><ul><li>​Campfires are prohibited.</li><li>Portable campfire apparatus (CSA- or ULC-approved only) are only allowed at designated fire rings.</li><li>Briquette & propane barbecues & gas cooking stoves are only allowed in day use areas with picnic tables, picnic shelters & group camps. You must stay with the barbecue or stove at all times while using it. If you use briquettes, dispose of them carefully in the designated receptacles.</li><li>Report wildfires to 911 & regional parks staff.</li></ul><p><br>For more info, call 604-432-6350.</p></div>

 

 

​Slough View Picnic Area Improvements<div class="ExternalClass3F51BD0E514640C1BDEBB14198F34744"><p>Work between Tidal Pond Trail and the Delta Deas Rowing Club will begin the week of Sept 09 and will take about a month. The work includes relocating some picnic tables but there will always be a few available. The area will remain open but visitors can expect to encounter construction crews and equipment in the area. Please follow posted safety signs; and directions from crew. For more information, call 604-520-6442. </p></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

 

 

Wednesday Wanderings: Exploring EaglesWednesday Wanderings: Exploring Eagles<div class="ExternalClass562A78C75C564C48A7FF320BE26AB35D"><p>​They were once endangered. Why are eagles now so abundant in our region in the winter? Discover some of the habitat components that allow them to thrive.<br>Adult<br><span aria-hidden="true"></span>Registration required, barcode 7851; 604-432-6359 <br>$3 per person, per session</p></div>GP0|#31a206cb-92b0-4223-8305-c75b779a52a8;L0|#031a206cb-92b0-4223-8305-c75b779a52a8|Delta;GTSet|#53279cbe-e6bf-4ccb-a100-a874de0381d313262019-12-04T18:00:00Z

 

 

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