March 5 - False Creek Water Monitoring

When Mar 5, 2020 at 8:30am 12:00pm
False Creek
Katie Moore
This volunteer shift has already taken place.

Join our team of citizen scientists who sample bi-weekly on Thursdays in False Creek. We will travel around False Creek via bicycle to three sites, Olympic Village, Brokers' Bay (Granville Island), and Vanier Park. Volunteers join our Vancouver Water Monitoring Coordinator, Katie Moore, in collecting recreational water quality samples and environmental data. 

You can sign up for the full shift, 8:30 am to 12:00 pm, or sign up for individual shifts.

Shift Options

Here's what you will need
  1. Bike, bike lock & helmet (if you are travelling to multiple sites)
  2. Weather appropriate clothing & sunscreen
  3. Snacks & a full water bottle
  • Interest in water quality
  • Availability Thursday mornings
  • Attention to detail
  • Positive attitude


Do you have a question about volunteering? Contact Katie Moore, Vancouver Water Monitoring Coordinator, at

Thanks to our supporters

  • Lush
  • MEC
  • Patagonia
  • Smak
  • Tides
  • Sitka
  • Woodtone
  • TD Friends of the Environment
  • Telus
  • Progressive Waste Solutions
  • Ocean Ambassadors
  • RBC Blue Water Project
  • BC Hydro
  • DM Foundation
  • City of North Vancouver
  • Jack Johnson
  • Flowlink