Hornby Island Trust Area Includes:

Hornby Island Local Trust Area has three associated islands:

  • Norris Rocks
  • Toby Island
  • Flora Islet
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Meetings and Events Around: Hornby

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

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Feb 27
2023

Hornby LTC Special Meeting to hold a Community Information Meeting

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Time: 4:00 pm
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Mar 24
2023

Hornby LTC Regular Meeting

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Time: 11:30 am
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May 05
2023

Hornby LTC Regular Meeting

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Time: 11:30 am
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Meet Your Local Trust Committee

Timothy Peterson

Timothy Peterson

Lasqueti Island Trustee, Executive Committee Vice-Chair

 

 

Alex Allen

Alex Allen

Hornby Island Local Trustee

Grant Scott

Grant Scott

Hornby Island Local Trustee

Island Profile

The Hornby Island Local Trust Area, located 31 km southeast of Courtenay, includes the associated islands of Toby Island, Flora Islet and Norris Rocks. Species at risk here include the Great Blue Heron and the Western Screech-Owl.

Fish Spawning Habitat

22

%

of shorelines

Parks and Woodland

23

%

protected

Carbon Absorbed by Forests

Emissions saved:

1,641

cars a year

Sensitive Ecosystems

37

%

protected

News Hornby LTA

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Hornby LTC 2023 Regular Meeting Schedule – Adopted

The Hornby Island Local Trust Committee 2023 adopted business meeting schedule is now available. To review the agendas, minutes and…

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Read the latest edition of the Heron

Island 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 newsletter showing bright blue waters off Link Island and the Swift family in a small corner photo. Also has smaller feature photos of bright purple flowers and a couple in their yard next to a large tree.

Link Island donated to Islands Trust Conservancy – highest valued land donation in Conservancy’s history

For immediate release Lək̓ ʷəŋən, METULIYE/Victoria, B.C. – Late conservationist Betty Swift has donated Link Island, a 21.45 hectare (52.5…

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Cliffs spotted with over-hanging arbutus trees overlooking the Salish Sea on a rainy spring day. In the foreground little yellow wildflowers and lichens cover the cliff face.

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

Presentation to Hornby LTC on K’omoks First Nation Treaty negotiations

A team from the Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation attended the June 20, 2022 Hornby Islands Local Trust Committee…

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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.