Scotch broom, giant hogweed, gorse, english ivy and knotweed are just some of the invasive species in the Coastal region of B.C.
Rochelle McElroy is the Executive Director of the Coastal Invasive Species Committee….
 
 
Numerous communities will host work parties throughout the season in an effort to get rid of invasive species before too much damage is done.
McElroy says the Committee focuses on species that are newest to the region in the hopes of eradicating them before they spread.