Historical Communities
Island Wildlife
First Nations Communities
Unique Landscapes
Vulnerable Ecologies




Mitlenatch Island Provincial Park (Brochure)
BC Parks, Ministry of Environment, Lands, and Parks
Brochure dated 2002


Mitlenatch Island Nature Provincial Park
Purpose Statement and Zoning Plan
BC Parks, 2003


The Distribution of Pigeon Guilliemots Breeding on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia in 1989
Northwestern Naturalist, Vol. 75, No. 2 pp. 54-62, 1994




Strathcona Provincial Park and Mt. Arrowsmith Area Mountains Important Bird Areas Conservation Plan
Booth, BP, Canadian Nature Federation
Important Bird Areas Program 2001


Strathcona Park Master Plan 1993
BC Parks, Ministry of Environment, Lands, and Parks


Strathcona Provincial Park
Park Map and Information Guide 2008

BC Parks, Ministry of Environment, Lands, and Parks


Strathcona Provincial Park Master Plan Review
Responses to Plan, 2008

BC Parks, Ministry of Environment, Lands, and Parks




DFO Website for Rockfish – Pacific Region
Rockfish Conservation Area Maps
DFO, Federal 2004


Rockfish Conservation Areas
Georgia Strait Alliance
Article Dated 2004


Depth Matters
“Submission to DFO reiterating concern regarding the lack of adequate depth representation in the rockfish conservation area strategy”
March 11, 2005

Wallace, S. and Ardron, J
Sierra Club of BC, and Living Oceans Society on behalf of the Pacific Marine Conservation Caucus




Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society, BC Chapter 2007



Island Tides - Publication


University of Stuttegart/University of Victoria
Project page



Status of the glass sponge reefs in the Georgia basin
Cook, S.E., Conway, KW, Burd, B.
Marine Environmental Research Vol 66. Supp. 1 pp. 80-86 2008


The Strait of Georgia glass sponge reefs
Yahel, G., UVic
VENUS Project Newsletter, 2005


Nowhere Else on Earth
Protecting the unique glass sponge reefs of Hecate strait
Vancouver Aquarium

Glass Sponge Reefs (poster)

Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society British Columbia Chapter
Vancouver, BC 2007




Triangle Island Seabird Research Station
Simon Fraser University



Triangle Island Lighthouse Exhibit
Sooke Region Museum


Anne Vallee (Triangle Island) Ecological Reserve Purpose Statement
February 2003

Ministry of the Environment, BC




Historical Garry Oak Ecosystems of Greater Victoria, Saanich Peninsula, and Cowichan Valley/Saltspring Island
Lea, T. and Miller, K.
BC Min, Land Water, Air Protection


Success stories: benefits of protecting Garry oak areas during land development
Garry Oak Ecosystem Recovery Team
In concert with Parks Canada, 2007


Garry Oak Ecosystems
BC Min. Environment, Lands and Parks
BC Conservation Data Centre, 1993


The Garry Oak Ecosystem: Quick Facts
Garry Oak Ecosystems Recovery Team
Communications: 2000


Bird Communities of the Garry Oak Habitat in Southwestern BC
Erickson, WR, 2004
Canadian Field Naturalist 118(3) pp. 376-385




Catface Mine – Stop the Mine
Western Canada Wilderness Committee 2008
Vancouver, BC


Clayoquot Sound Land-Use Decision – Update
BC Ministry of Forests 2003 (November)


Clayoquot Sound Not Saved
Press Release of August 1
Sierra Club of Canada 2006


Clayoquot Protests Put BC on Trial
Earth Island Journal 9(1) Michael Passoff
Vancouver BC 1993




Orcas swim through oil slick


Robson Bight Ecological Reserve Purpose Statement
Ministry of Land, Forests, and Air
March 2003 update


Robson Bight (Michael Bigg) Ecological Reserve Brochure
British Columbia Parks

Map and Information Guide


Environmentalists and whale organizations launch underwater investigation of Robson Bight
Living Oceans Society and Greenpeace BC
Telegraph Cove 2007




Hamilton Marsh, a Unique Dragonfly Habitat on Southern Vancouver Island, BC
Cannings, Rob: Royal BC Museum
Victoria, BC 2005


Island Timberlands Company Page (home)


Information Pages
Friends of French Creek Conservation Society 2008


Marsh Owner in No Hurry
Parksville Qualicum Beach News
From Hamilton-marsh.com (pdf of newspaper article)
Published Sept 25, 2008


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