Environmental Sustainability

From the air we breathe to the ground we walk on, a healthy and sustainable environment is an important part of the quality of life in our community.

Robert Bateman - Bateman Foundation
We inspire a passion for nature in people of all ages, through the arts, observation, experience and dialogue.
Grow a Row Program
The Compost Education Centre, promotes composting, ecological gardening, soil conservation, local food production and urban sustainability within the Capital Regional District (CRD).
Citizen Science Water Monitoring
Inspiring action to green cities.
Garry Oak Ecosystems Recovery Team (GOERT)
Based in Victoria, BC, we coordinate efforts to protect and restore Garry Oak and associated ecosystems and the species at risk that inhabit them.
Georgia Strait Alliance logo
Georgia Strait Alliance collaborates with individuals, businesses and government to protect and restore the marine environment, and promote the sustainability of the Strait of Georgia, its adjoining waters, and communities.
Habitat Acquisition Trust - Create a Conservation Legacy
Habitat Acquisition Trust helps people understand and care for nature in the Capital Region. As a local land trust, we work to permanently protect natural areas, provide environmental education, and foster stewardship of our forests, meadows, streams, wetlands, and shorelines.
Horticulture Centre of the Pacific
The Horticulture Centre of the Pacific (HCP) is a not for profit society formed in 1979 with the goal of making Victoria a centre of excellence for horticulture education. On 43 hectares in the midst of Saanich the Gardens at HCP have been created. The 3.5 hectares of year round Gardens exemplify...
Islands Trust Fund logo
Working with communities to protect Canada's islands in the Salish Sea.
LifeCycles Project Society box of pears
LifeCycles cultivates community health from the ground up by connecting people, the food they eat & the land it comes from. We support people in gaining the knowledge, skills & resources they need to access or grow their own food in a way that fosters biodiversity and enhances our urban...
Preschoolers on Beach
The Mayne Island Conservancy Society fosters harmony between nature and community by conserving and restoring forests, wetlands, shoreline and nearshore ecosystems, engaging volunteers, providing learning opportunities and working with other community organizations and government agencies.

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