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.

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Dec 01
2022

Gabriola LTC Regular Meeting

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Time: 10:30 am
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Dec 06-08
2022

Trust Council Quarterly

Time: 1:00 pm
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Meet Your Local Trust Committee

Tobi Elliott

Gabriola Island Trustee, Executive Committee member & chair to South Pender, Mayne, Lasqueti and Thetis island local trust committees

Susan Yates

Susan Yates

Gabriola Island Trustee, Islands Trust Conservancy Board member

Peter Luckham

Peter Luckham

Thetis Island Trustee, Islands Trust Council Chair & chair to Ballenas-Winchelsea, Gambier, Lasqueti and Gabriola island local trust committees

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

Find out what's happening in and around your local trust area

Islands Trust Conservancy provides $5,400 Opportunity Fund grant to support a new nature stewardship program on Thetis Island

Lək̓ ʷəŋən, METULIYE/Victoria, B.C. – The Islands Trust Conservancy has granted $5,400 to Thetis Island Nature Conservancy for a new…

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Volunteers gather in the forest during a training session for THiNC's new Nature Stewards Program.

Introducing Moss Mountain covenant – one of Salt Spring Island’s newest protected areas

Lək̓ ʷəŋən, METULIYE/Victoria, B.C.  –  Islands Trust Conservancy celebrates the protection of nearly 50 hectares of land (112 acres) on…

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Moss Mountain c

Islands Trust Announces New Director of Planning Services

Lək̓ ʷəŋən, METULIYE/Victoria, B.C. – Islands Trust is pleased to announce the appointment of Stefan Cermak as the new Director…

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Headshot of Islands Trust Director of Planning Stefan Cermak

Islands Trust Conservancy gives $6,000 funding boost to support nature stewardship on Gabriola Island

Lək̓ ʷəŋən, METULIYE/Victoria, B.C.  – Gabriola Land and Trails Trust (GaLTT) has received a $6,000 Opportunity Fund grant from Islands…

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Nature Steward participant sign to encourage wildlife friendly gardens

Read the latest edition of the Heron

Islands Trust Conservancy’s most recent edition of the Heron is out now. Read it online or download it here. 

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Cover of the Heron Newsletter - Spring 2022

Islands Trust Conservancy celebrates the protection of Woodpecker Forest on SDȺY¸ES/North Pender Island this Earth Day.

Lək̓ ʷəŋən, METULIYE/Victoria, B.C.  –   Islands Trust Conservancy (ITC) celebrates the addition of Woodpecker Forest, a new protected area that…

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Lisa Baile and Peter Pare in Woodpecker Forest

Islands Trust Conservancy News Release

Salt Spring Island philanthropist continues her conservation legacy of protecting islands for future generations   Lək̓ ʷəŋən, METULIYE/Victoria, B.C. –…

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Bright orange and yellow sun setting over Vesuvias Bay on Salt Spring Island with a dark silouhetted sail boat in the foreground.

Gabriola LTC 2022 Meeting Schedule – updated

The Gabriola Island Local Trust Committee 2022 Meeting Schedule has been updated.  The updated schedule can be found here. To…

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