Thetis Island Trust Area Includes:

Thetis Island Local Trust Area includes more than associated islands including:

  • Dunsmuir Island
  • Ladysmith Harbour Islands
  • Valdez Island

 

List of all Islands

Meetings and Events Around: Thetis

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

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

Dec 06-08
2022

Trust Council Quarterly

Time: 1:00 pm
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Jan 24
2023

Islands Trust Conservancy Board Meeting

Time: 10:00 am
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Meet Your Local Trust Committee

Ken Hunter

Ken Hunter

Thetis Island Trustee

Tobi Elliott

Tobi Elliott

Gabriola Island Trustee, Executive Committee Vice-Chair

Peter Luckham

Peter Luckham

Thetis Island Trustee, Islands Trust Council Chair & chair to Ballenas-Winchelsea, Gambier, Lasqueti and Gabriola island local trust committees

Island Profile

Thetis Island Local Trust Area has over 20 associated islands, several parks, and a number of other protected areas including Fairyslipper Forest Nature Reserve and Moore Hill Nature Reserve. Several islets are protected as Ecological Reserves to safeguard nesting seabirds. This area provides habitat for the fast flying Peregrine Falcons, which can clock up to 112 kilometres an hour in pursuit of prey.

Mature Forest Growth

23.1

%

on island

Parks and Woodland

4

%

protected

Carbon Absorbed by Forests

Emissions saved:

2,461

cars a year

Sensitive Ecosystems

5

%

protected

News Thetis LTA

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

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.

Thetis LTC 2022 Meeting Schedule – November 29 meeting cancelled

The Thetis Island Local Trust Committee has decided to cancel their November 28, 2022 business meeting.  The updated schedule can…

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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

Read the latest edition of the Heron

Islands 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 the Heron Newsletter - Spring 2022

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.