Person in hi-vis vest kneeling on top of a catch basin and marking the pavement with a yellow fish

Yellow Fish Program

Get involved

Arrange to pick up your free marking kit and start painting.

Sign up and choose
a catch basin to mark

Help us paint yellow fish symbols next to catch basins to raise awareness about protecting our waterways.

When you participate, you help remind everyone that what enters these drains can affect local wildlife, including fish and ducks.

Other ways to support our city

Volunteer as a Snow Angel

Help seniors and people with limited mobility clear their sidewalks after a snowfall.

Adopt a catch basin

Help prevent flooding in your neighbourhood, adopt a catch basin to care for.

Neighbourhood cleanup programs

Volunteer with our neighbourhood cleanup programs and help keep our city clean and contribute to Vancouver’s zero waste goals.

Apply to be a Green Streets volunteer

Apply to be a volunteer gardener and officially register your street garden with our Green Streets Program.