Green-minded students

Lower Mainland Green Team and youth join forces for Earth Week at Queen Mary Park.

Kwantlen Park Secondary Grade 12 student and Leadership Class member Gurvir Jammu (above) removes Lamium, an invasive plant, from Queen Mary Park in Surrey last week.

Students joined the Lower Mainland Green Team for the park cleanup as part of Youth Earth Week.

The Green Team helps Metro Vancouver Parks, municipalities, BC Parks, charities, non-profit organizations, societies, stewardship and watershed groups tackle environmental issues that need co-operation and teamwork to get done.

Often, that includes park cleanups and removal of invasive plants.

Volunteers are always welcome.

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