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Lower Mainland Green Team



The Lower Mainland Green Team was founded in Feb 2011 and its volunteers inspired the creation of Green Teams of Canada! Volunteers come from all over the Lower Mainland and work in provincial, regional and municipal parks tackling environmental issues that need cooperation and teamwork to get done. To see photos of volunteers in action click HERE




  • Remove invasive plants
  • Plant native species
  • Pick up litter
  • Maintain trails
  • Prepare vegetable beds
  • Harvest vegetables


60 Second video showing the work we do


We work with 44 other collaborators (e.g. municipalities, Metro Vancouver Parks, BC parks, stewardship and  watershed groups, environmental organizations). Want to see who they are? Scroll down HERE


The group has grown to almost volunteers, removed 86,000 pounds (about 8 elephants) and 1100 cubic meters (about 4,000 bathtubs) of invasive plants, planted 8,340 native plants and trees and picked up 4,000 pounds of garbage, especially from shorelines. To check out volunteers in action click HERE

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Recycling Council of BC Non-Profit award for organizations providing services beyond expectations in environmental stewardship

National 2013 Hometown Heroes Award, Earth Day Canada

The Frank Sanford Award for Community Service, Vancouver Natural History Society

Certificate of Recognition, The Jane Goodall Institute