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.

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

Nov 18
2021

Gambier Island Local Trust Committee

Region:
Time: 10:30 am
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Oct 27
2021

Executive Committee

Time: 9:00 am
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Oct 29
2021

Trust Programs 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

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: 1-778-867-8390

 

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

Two Community Information Meetings regarding Keats Island Shoreline Protection

The Gambier LTC is holding two Community Information Meetings (one electronic and one in person) to introduce proposed bylaws that…

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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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Engagement Plan in Development

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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Freighter in the Gulf Islands

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

Proposed New Marine Habitat Enhancement for Howe Sound

Gambier LTC responds to the Artificial Reef Society of B.C. about the marine habitat enhancement proposal for Howe Sound.

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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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Salt Spring Island Waterfall

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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Gambier and Keats Project Updates

Staff reports for three Gambier  projects were presented to the Gambier LTC at their April 1st business meeting.  Head to…

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