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.

Nov 16
2021

Thetis Island Local Trust Committee

Region:
Time: 9:30 am
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Oct 20
2021

Financial Planning Committee

Time: 10:00 am
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Oct 27
2021

Executive Committee

Time: 9:00 am
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Meet Your Trustees

Doug Fenton

Doug Fenton

Trustee

Doug Fenton is serving his first term as a Local Trustee for Thetis Island.

E: Email Trustee Fenton

T: 1-250-804-6480

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

Peter Luckham

Peter Luckham

Thetis Island Trustee, Chair for Executive Committee

Peter Luckham is serving as a Thetis Island Local Trustee since 2005, and Executive Committee Chair since 2014.

E: Email Trustee Luckham

T: 1-250-210-2553

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

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Islands Trust to improve development application process

Islands Trust has been awarded a $367,795 grant from the Province of B.C for a Development Application Service Delivery and…

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Public engagement plan in development

Planning for more Islands 2050 public engagement about the DRAFT new Policy Statement engagement process is underway.

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Engagement Plan in Development

Partial advocacy success – Ottawa announces new system to improve marine vessel traffic flow in Southern British Columbia

After more than 15 years advocating for Ottawa to reduce and ultimately eliminate 33 freighter anchorages, Islands Trust learned today…

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Statement in Support of Penelakut Tribe Community

Islands Trust supports raising awareness of the history and devastating legacy of residential schools.

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July 9, 2021 – First reading of the draft new Policy Statement postponed – more engagement to come

Trust Council postponed consideration of first reading of the draft new Policy Statement to allow for enhanced public engagement.

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Islands 2050

Islands 2050

We are preparing for the future by updating the Islands Trust Policy Statement. Learn more and get involved.

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Islands 2050

Efforts to Attract Funding to Provide Internet Connectivity to all Homes on Thetis Island

The Thetis Island LTC Chair wrote to the Minister of Citizen Serives Lisa Beare and others regarding internet connectivity funds.

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Freshwater Sustainability Grant

The Islands Trust is thrilled to be receiving $190,000 from the Real Estate Foundation of BC as part of the…

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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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Update on Thetis RAPR Implementation

A new staff report for the Thetis Island Riparian Areas Protection Regulation (RAPR) Implementation project was presented at the April…

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