Gambier Island Trust Area Includes:

Gambier Island Local Trust Area includes 35 associated islands including:

  • Keats Island
  • North Thormanby Island
  • South Thormanby Island
List of All Islands

Meetings and Events Around: Gambier

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

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Sep 01
2022

Gambier Island Local Trust Committee

Region:
Time: 11:00 am
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Nov 17
2022

Gambier Island Local Trust Committee

Region:
Time: 10:30 am
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Aug 24
2022

Regional Planning Committee Regular Meeting

Time: 10:00 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

Kate-Louise Stamford

Kate-Louise Stamford

Gambier Island Trustee

Kate-Louise Stamford is in her third term as a Trustee for Gambier Island.

E: Email Trustee Stamford

T: 1-604-886-4752

Sue Ellen Fast

Sue Ellen Fast

Bowen Island Trustee and Municipal Councillor, Co-Chair for Executive Committee

Sue Ellen Fast is a Municipal Councillor in her second term as a Bowen Island Municipality Trustee.

E: Email Trustee Fast

T: 1-604-833-2418

 

Island Profile

Over 30 islands are located in the Gambier Island Local Trust Area and 42% of the land has mature forests with trees between 80 - 250 years old. This local trust area is the habitat of three threatened species: Double-Breasted Cormorant, Steller Sea Lion and Red-legged Frog, and has critical habitat for the Marbled Murrelet.

Mature Forest

42.3

%

on island

Parks and Land

16

%

protected

Carbon Absorbed by Forests

emissions saved:

5,650

cars a year

Sensitive Ecosystems

20

%

protected

News Gambier LTA

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

Gambier Island Official Community Plan and Land Use Bylaw Targeted Review – Check out “Have Your Say” below for online survey coming soon!

The Gambier Island Local Trust Committee is embarking on a review of Gambier Island’s land use policies and regulations, with…

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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

Gambier LTC Meetings July 14th – CANCELLED

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the July 14th Gambier LTC meeting has been cancelled.  Head to Gambier Island on September 1st for…

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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

Revisions to Howe Sound Community Forum Principles of Cooperation

In May 2022 changes were made to the wording of the Howe Sound Community Forum Principles for Cooperation.  A letter…

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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

Keats Shoreline Protection Project FAQ

FAQ document mailed to Keats Island property owners.

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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.

Recent Updates to Development Permit Area No. 3 – Riparian Areas

Gambier Island Local Trust Committee (LTC) adopted bylaws 148 and 149 in December 2019 that provide additional safeguards for riparian…

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