CRISP – Capital Region Invasive Species Partnership


Efficient and effective invasive species management: increasing regional collaboration, information sharing, planning and programs.


Invasive species pose threats to our economy, environment and humans, including health.


B.C.‘s invasive species warriors tackle turtles, knotweed, climate change and critics

February 7 2017

Invasive species experts have gathered in Richmond to strategize strikes against everything from Japanese knotweed to American bullfrogs with the only weapon that works — cooperation.

BC invasive mussels announcement

November 16 2016

Vancouver Sun Nov. 10, 2016 | B.C. reports invasive mussels on 17 watercraft inspected this past boating season

CBC News: DNA evidence finding invasives

November 16 2016

CBC News Nov. 8, 2016 | UVic prof’s DNA test finds invasive species in B.C. lakes, rivers