Saturna Island Trust Area Includes:
Saturna Island Local Trust Area includes more than 10 associated islands including:
- Anniversary Island
- Cabbage Island
- Lizard Island
Meetings and Events Around: Saturna
Learn about upcoming Saturna Island Local Trust Area meetings and events and plan to attend.
Find out more about how you can share your views with us.
Meet Your Trustees
Lee MiddletonSaturna Island Trustee
Lee Middleton is in his second term as a Local Trustee for Saturna Island.
Paul BrentSaturna Island Trustee
Paul Brent is serving his third term as a Local Trustee for Saturna Island.
Laura PatrickSalt Spring Island Trustee, Vice-Chair for Executive Committee
Laura Patrick is serving her first term as a Salt Spring Island Local Trustee.
The Saturna Island Local Trust Area is 45% protected. It has critical habitat for the small herb, White Meconella; flowering plant, Lindley’s False Silverpuffs; and the Great Blue Heron bird. Off the east coast of Saturna is one of three temporary sanctuaries for southern resident killer whales.
Mature Forest Growth
Parks and Woodland
Carbon Absorbed by Forests
Land Converted to Human Use
News Saturna LTA
Find out what's happening in and around your local trust area
June 3 – Gabriola, Salt Spring and Victoria Offices Open
Islands Trust offices are open with limited hours at the Gabriola and Salt Spring locations. Social distancing and masks are…LEARN MORE
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.LEARN MORE
Freshwater Sustainability Grant
The Islands Trust is thrilled to be receiving $190,000 from the Real Estate Foundation of BC as part of the…LEARN MORE
Islands Trust Response to COVID-19
Islands Trust has responded to the COVID-19 pandemic by adjusting its operations.LEARN MORE
Islands Trust Council Approves 2021/22 Budget
The Islands Trust Council has approved the 2021/22 budget.LEARN MORE
Trust Council Chair Writes to Thank Minister for Changes to Island Coastal Economic Trust
The Islands Trust Council has been advocating with partners for the Province of BC to make the Southern Gulf Islands…LEARN MORE
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…LEARN MORE