Community Events

Community Events

Phragmites cutting at Peasemarsh

Friday, August 11, 2017 10:00am - 3:00pm
Location: Peasemarsh Conservation Area

Phragmites is an invasive grass that is taking over our shorelines and roadsides. On Thursday August 10 and Friday August 11 from 10 am to 2 pm, the Beaver River Watershed Initiative in partnership with Grey Sauble Conservation Authority will be hosting a Phragmites cutting event at Peasemarsh Conservation Area near Thornbury. If you are interested in volunteering please email Rebecca at To learn more about hosting a Phragmites cutting event with your group or about how you can be involved in this watershed-wide effort, please visit the Grey Sauble Conservation Authority website for more information: or contact their Stewardship Technician at: Rebecca Ferguson, Stewardship Technician Grey Sauble Conservation Authority R.R.#4, Owen Sound, Ontario, N4K 5N6 519-376-3076 ext 236 Contact: Rebecca Ferguson
Phone: 519-376-3076 ext 236


If you are organizing an event, please contact Town Staff for support with municipal and provincial applications and permits to ensure that you have a safe and fun event for everyone!


Director Community Services

Director Community Services
519-599-3131 x281

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