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.

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

Oct 21
2021

Saturna Island Local Trust Committee

Region:
Time: 11:30 am
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Sep 20
2021

Executive Committee

Time: 9:00 am
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Sep 21
2021

Trust Council Quarterly 1:00 pm-5:00 pm Delegations & Town Hall 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

Time: 1:00 pm
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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.

E: Email Trustee Middleton

T: 1-250-539-5583

Paul Brent

Paul Brent

Saturna Island Trustee

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

E: Email Trustee Brent

T: 1-250-539-5454

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.

E: Email Trustee Patrick

T: 1-250-537-6822

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

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