Protecting and enhancing the natural values of Salt Spring Island and its surrounding waters


Our Successes

>>Our Successes
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  • We protect land. We’ve directly protected 1,554 acres on Salt Spring through our nature reserves and conservation covenants. As well, the Conservancy has contributed well over $9 million to the Salt Spring Island economy during its 23 years in operation.
  • We manage 8 nature reserves which have over 11 kilometres of trails.
  • We hold 17 conservation covenants that protect 798 acres of ecologically valuable lands.
  • We help hundreds of private landowners protect their property.
  • We engage over 700 students each year in day-long nature-based learning programs.
  • We have restored wetlands and streambanks at several of our nature reserves.
  • We survey and monitor Species at Risk.
  • We present many public presentation on natural history subjects.