Restoration Project Underway

Before-Restoration-300x225FVC staff and volunteers have been busy this month restoring wildlife habitat at our Ryder Creek Wildlife Corridor.

The Fraser Valley Conservancy acquired the property, which is located in the Chilliwack River Valley, early this year from the Fraser Valley Regional District (FVRD). TheĀ  FVRD was looking for a conservation organization to protect the property in perpetuity. In 2009 a landslide swept down the hill and plugged a portion of Ryder Creek. The flooding that ensued caused the evacuation of the residents and made the property too hazardous to live on.

 

 

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