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A place of restoration, inspiration, and preparation

The Brooksdale Environmental Centre is a place of transformation. The flagship project of A Rocha Canada, Brooksdale is one of the most dynamic Christian environmental centres in North America. Brooksdale’s 18-acre property is a living lab comprised of forests, a threatened river system, organic gardens, and heritage houses. This unique combination of sensitive wildlife habitat and agricultural land makes Brooksdale more than a showpiece, but a place where critical environmental issues are researched, addressed, and solved. In addition to running a guest house for overnight retreats, we welcome interns and volunteers to join in our work.

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Upcoming Events

Restoration Tuesday (Surrey, BC)

October 4 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm PDT

Sustainable-ish Life Group (Houston, BC)

October 6 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am PDT

Restoration Friday (Surrey, BC)

October 7 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm PDT

Volunteer Day (Surrey, BC)

October 8 @ 9:30 am - 2:00 pm PDT

The latest news on our projects

Welcoming Paul Simonin

July 21st, 2022|

Welcoming Paul Simonin By Luke Wilson July 21, 2022 We are delighted to introduce Paul Simonin, A Rocha’s newly hired Conservation Science Director, serving at all three levels of A Rocha; regionally, [...]

With Gratitude and Hope

February 2nd, 2022|

With Gratitude and Hope Metro Vancouver Regional District (MVRD) Board refers Surrey’s South Campbell Heights amendment application back to staff for discussion with the City of Surrey By David Anderson and Christy [...]