City of Surrey - Friends of the Forest

Nature Work Parties (all ages) - - Nature Work Parties - Invite List

NWP volunteers removing invasives

Join others in caring for Surrey's unique urban forest by removing invasive plants and litter from our parks. Everyone is welcome to participate - no experience is required. Tools, training and light refreshments are provided.

What we do:

How you will grow:

  • Contribute to community and park enhancement
  • Learn about local ecology, plant identification, and restoration techniques
  • Earn volunteer hours and outdoor field experience with hands-on work


  • All ages (0-12 need parental supervision)
  • Comfortable working outdoors with tools (shovels, snips)
  • Ability to take initiative and direction as required
  • Dress for the weather and wear sturdy shoes

Time Commitment:

Events are usually 2-3 hours long on Saturdays. These events are drop-in, meaning you don't have to stay the whole time. You can stay for as short or long as you like.


Various parks in Surrey

How to sign up:

If you are new to MyImpactPage:

  1. Click "Fill in an application" on the right side of this page

If you have an existing profile on MyImpactPage :

  1. Log-in to your account
  2. Sign up below for the Nature Work Parties - Invite List to receive emails about upcoming events.

Or - drop by any of our upcoming events to check out what we do!

Questions? Contact Lauren Crosbie at or 778.846.1019.


Schedule Summary

This activity generally occurs on

  • Saturday - Morning, Afternoon