The Vancouver Park Board and Vancouver Fraser Port Authority are working together to create salt marsh on the east side of New Brighton Park. The project is a unique opportunity to restore coastal wetland habitat on the south shore of Burrard Inlet.
A restored salt marsh would:
On April 18, 2016, the Vancouver Park Board approved the concept plan for the salt marsh based on a design and public engagement process.
The Vancouver Park Board and Vancouver Fraser Port Authority are working to start construction on the salt marsh in mid-September 2016. Check back for more details later in the summer.
View our concept to restore the shoreline, read background documents, and discover related initiatives.
Find out what's happened so far on this project.