Bog is situated on the delta of the
Fraser River, and is the only remaining
bog of its kind.
like to call Burns Bog the
lungs of the Lower Mainland
due to its role in maintaining air
quality throughout the region. The
Bog does a lot for us.
regulates the climate.
captures CO2 from the atmosphere
and stores it in peat.
filters rainwater and prevents flooding.
provides habitat to numerous species
at risk (including the Sandhill
Crane and Pacific Water Shrew),
is a key rearing ground for Fraser
River salmon, including sockeye,
pink and chum.
the bog, the Lower Mainland would
be a very different place. Help steward