Fish Hatchery Tour at Noons Creek Fish Hatchery
Hosted by Vancouver Branch
Event registration is now closed.
Saturday, October 16, 2021, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
COST: BCIA members - $5 (note: please bring $5 to the event)
A morning with the Port Moody Ecology Society (PMES) at Noons Creek Fish Hatchery to learn about the hatchery, fish, invertebrates, and more!
PMES is a 100% volunteer-operated training organization whose mandate is to operate a salmon hatchery and water quality testing laboratory on land owned by the City of Port Moody. They have been working for over 30 years to foster a love of the environment through education and outreach in the Tri-Cities. PMES and Noons Creek fish hatchery is situated within the traditional, ancestral and unceded territory of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tseil-Waututh Nation (TWN). (https://www.noonscreek.org/about/about-us/.
MEETING LOCATION: Port Moody Ecology Society
Parking Area: 300 Ioco Road, Port Moody, BC, V3H 2V7
*The Noons Creek hatchery is located over the footbridge to the very right of the Port Moody Recreation Centre on Ioco Road. Note parking is limited.
For Transit directions and more information on the area: https://www.noonscreek.org/about/contact-us/
09:45-10:00 Group Arrival
10:00- 12:00 Tour
The maximum capacity for the event is 30 people. Please sign up early to avoid disappointment! This event is open to BCIA Vancouver and Fraser Valley branch members only at this time. Please pay fees upon arrival at the event.
Online registration > Member login>register at bottom of this page (ensure to complete the two-step registration process)
Phone registration: call Canada Toll Free 1-877-855-9291 or (250) 380-9292.
All registrations must be completed by the end of day October 11, 2021
Questions can be directed to: PD_Vancouver@email.bcia.com
Transportation: Group transportation will NOT be provided. Please provide your own transportation.
What to wear:
- Weather appropriate clothing
- Rubber boots or waders
What to bring:
- Water and snacks
- $5 entry fee
While on-site, please respect COVID-19 protocols and keep 2m apart from others. Mask use is encouraged. If you have tested positive for COVID-19, are awaiting test results for a COVID-19 test, are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19, have traveled outside of Canada within two weeks of the event, or have been in contact with people who have tested positive for COVID-19, please do not attend the event.
Please see PDF poster.