Mayor Peter Waterman

Mayor Peter Waterman

Tree removal

Mayor Peter Waterman, left, and ecologist Don Gayton use an antique crosscut saw to cut down an invasive Russian olive tree.

Mayor Peter Waterman, left, and ecologist Don Gayton use an antique crosscut saw to cut down an invasive Russian olive tree at the Summerland Ornamental Gardens. This event was part of the Earth Week Celebrations to help raise the awareness of this noxious tree that is taking hold throughout the Okanagan’s riparian habitats.