Saturna Island Trust Area Includes:

Saturna Island Local Trust Area includes more than 10 associated islands including:

  • Anniversary Island
  • Cabbage Island
  • Lizard Island
list of all Islands

Meetings and Events Around: Saturna

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

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May 14
2021

Trust Programs Committee

Time: 9:00 am
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May 20
2021

Saturna Island Local Trust Committee

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Time: 11:30 am
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May 25
2021

Islands Trust Conservancy Board Meeting

Time: 10:00 am
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Meet Your Trustees

Lee Middleton

Lee Middleton

Saturna Island Trustee

Lee Middleton is in his second term as a Local Trustee for Saturna Island.

Paul Brent

Paul Brent

Saturna Island Trustee

Paul Brent is serving his third term as a Local Trustee for Saturna Island.

Laura Patrick

Laura Patrick

Salt Spring Island Trustee, Vice-Chair for Executive Committee

Laura Patrick is serving her first term as a Salt Spring Island Local Trustee.

Island Profile

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

24.7

%

on island

Parks and Woodland

45

%

protected

Carbon Absorbed by Forests

Emissions saved:

1,941

cars a year

Land Converted to Human Use

10

%

on island

News Saturna LTA

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

A surge of development applications slows processing times at Islands Trust

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

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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…

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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…

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