Update - December 6th
Complete! Wow, we made it all the way to $15,000 thanks to our generous supporters over the past two months! Stay tuned for official check signing and media release. Thanks again to all of our wonderful members and donours who support land conservation in the Capital region.
Update - October 29th
Our members have shown their support in a big way and we are now halfway to our goal of raising $15,000 to send to PICA to help complete Brooks Point! We are still tripling any donations made to this campaign so don't hestitate to give us a
Trees are falling in every municipality from Sidney to Sooke. New mapping by Habitat Acquisition Trust has revealed that in the six years between 2005 and 2011 the thirteen CRD municipalities lost 1037 hectares (2564 acres) of tree cover, roughly equal to losing Mount Douglas Park every year.
Habitat Acquisition Trust completed land cover mapping of the Capital Regional District (exlcuding the Gulf Islands). As expected the mapping reveals that the 13 municipalities in the Regional District have lost significant tree in the 6 year period covered by the report.
Trees play an important role our communities. They reduce… Read More