Gabriola Island Trust Area Includes:

Gabriola Island Local Trust Area includes 20 associated islands including:

  • DeCourcy Island
  • Link Island
  • Mudge Island
list of all Islands

Meetings and Events Around: Gabriola

Learn about upcoming Gabriola Island Local Trust Area meetings and events and plan to attend.

Find out more about how you can share your views with us.

Oct 21
2021

Gabriola Island Local Trust Committee

Region:
Time: 10:30 am
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Nov 25
2021

Gabriola Island Local Trust Committee

Region:
Time: 10:30 am
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Sep 20
2021

Executive Committee

Time: 9:00 am
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Meet Your Trustees

Dan Rogers

Dan Rogers

Gambier/Keats Island Trustee, Vice-Chair for Executive Committee

Dan Rogers is serving his second term as Local Trustee for Gambier Island.

E: Email Trustee Rogers

T: 1-604-220-1500

Kees Langereis

Kees Langereis

Gabriola Island Trustee

Kees Langereis is serving his first term as a Gabriola Island Local Trustee.

E: Email Trustee Langereis

T: 1-250-247-8281

Scott Colbourne

Scott Colbourne

Gabriola Island Trustee

Scott Colbourne is serving his first term as Local Trustee for Gabriola Island.

E: Email Trustee Colbourne

T: 1-778-679-1110

Island Profile

Gabriola Island Local Trust Area includes over 20 islands. It features critical habitat for the Marbled Murrelet seabird and is frequented by Double-crested Cormorants. Vital to salmon, 21% of the Gabriola Local Trust Area foreshore has eelgrass beds and many beaches are suitable spawning habitat for forage fish, the principal diet of Chinook salmon.

Recreation Opportunities

Hiking trails

170

kilometres

Parks and Woodland

12

%

protected

Carbon Absorbed by Forests

Emissions saved:

2,834

cars a year

Sensitive Ecosystems

12

%

protected

News Gabriola LTA

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Islands Trust to improve development application process

Islands Trust has been awarded a $367,795 grant from the Province of B.C for a Development Application Service Delivery and…

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Public engagement plan in development

Planning for more Islands 2050 public engagement about the DRAFT new Policy Statement engagement process is underway.

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Partial advocacy success – Ottawa announces new system to improve marine vessel traffic flow in Southern British Columbia

After more than 15 years advocating for Ottawa to reduce and ultimately eliminate 33 freighter anchorages, Islands Trust learned today…

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Statement in Support of Penelakut Tribe Community

Islands Trust supports raising awareness of the history and devastating legacy of residential schools.

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July 9, 2021 – First reading of the draft new Policy Statement postponed – more engagement to come

Trust Council postponed consideration of first reading of the draft new Policy Statement to allow for enhanced public engagement.

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Islands 2050

Islands 2050

We are preparing for the future by updating the Islands Trust Policy Statement. Learn more and get involved.

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Islands 2050

Gabriola Island Local Trust Committee Chair Writes – Proposed Regional Growth Strategy Amendment to Nanaimo Airport Lands

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Freshwater Sustainability Grant

The Islands Trust is thrilled to be receiving $190,000 from the Real Estate Foundation of BC as part of the…

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30 Nature Reserves in 30 Years – The Heron Newsletter, Spring 2021

The Islands Trust Conservancy’s Spring 2021 Heron newsletter is special. It marks their 30th anniversary at the close of March…

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