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The Heron – Spring 2021

Highlights:

  • 30 Nature Reserves in 30 years!
  • Kate Emmings profile
  • Fire preparedness top tips
  • Sara Steil’s legacy
  • Species at Risk Spotlight: Sharp-tailed Snake
  • Caring for Trincomali Nature Sanctuary: a story in photos
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The Heron Newsletter archived editions

The Heron – Fall 2020

Highlights:

  • New Species at Risk Program; Injection of $597,000
  • Climate Change Projections Report
  • Response to COVID-19
  • Appeal for the Opportunity Fund
  • Linda Adams’ Islands Trust Journey
  • Farewell to Board member Susan Hannon and welcome to Don Clarke

The Heron – Autumn 2019

Highlights:

  • Salish View Nature Reserve created, Lasqueti Island
  • Reconciliation Declaration
  • New Conservation Covenants on Link Island and Valens Brook, Denman Island
  • Fairyslipper Forest Nature Reserve trail building, Thetis Island
  • Land Management Plans approved for nature reserves on Gambier and Thetis Islands
  • Welcome to new Board Trustee Dr. Susan Hannon

The Heron – Spring 2018

Highlights:

  • Salish View Nature Reserve campaign
  • Settlement Lands Covenant on Denman Island
  • Fairyslipper Forest Nature Reserve on Thetis Island
  • Ecological Gifts Program
  • NAPTEP
  • Denman Island Natural Burial Cemetery Conservation Covenant
  • Elder Cedar (S’ul-hween X’pey) Nature Reserve, Gabriola Island

The Heron – Summer 2017

Highlights:

  • Moore Hill Nature Reserve
  • Isabella Point conservation covenant
  • Caring for our shorelines
  • 100 Protected Places
  • Fairyslipper Forest campaign
  • Managing protected areas with partners

The Heron – Winter 2016-2017

Highlights:

  • Hornby Island conservation covenant
  • North Pender Island re-zoning results in nature protection
  • Fairyslipper Forest campaign-the final year
  • Medicine Beach Nature Sanctuary interpretive panels
  • Humpback comeback

The Heron – Winter 2015-2016

Highlights:

  • Bats on Thetis Island
  • Pender Island Landowners protect Wallace Point through NAPTEP
  • Biodiverse and Rare: Coastal Douglas-fir Ecosystems
  • Current Campaign: Fairyslipper Forest Community Nature Reserve
  • Managing Protected Areas

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