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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May 10

Select Committee Governance and Management Review

Time: 1:00 pm
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May 12

Regional Planning Committee

Time: 10:00 am
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May 14

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.

Kate-Louise Stamford

Kate-Louise Stamford

Gambier Island Trustee

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

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.



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.

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Carbon Absorbed by Forests

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Sensitive Ecosystems




News Gambier LTA

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

A surge of development applications slows processing times at Islands Trust

The pandemic trend of home improvement, property development, and purchases are resulting in longer development application processing times.

News Release

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…

Salt Spring Island Waterfall

Islands Trust Response to COVID-19

Islands Trust has responded to the COVID-19 pandemic by adjusting its operations.


Islands Trust Council Approves 2021/22 Budget

The Islands Trust Council has approved the 2021/22 budget.

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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…

heron newsletter cover march 2021

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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Gambier LTC meeting – April 1, 2020

A recording of the April 1, 2020 Gambier Local Trust Committee meeting is now available. If you didn’t have a…