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Ayum Creek Restoration with GVGT

TLC continued the restoration work at Ayum Creek Regional Park Reserve on Saturday, April 8th, with the help of the Greater Victoria Green Team volunteers.Approximately 15 volunteers showed up with smiles on their faces despite the rain, and proceeded to make short work of a mountain of donated cardboard that needed all tape, staples and [...]

By | 2017-04-19T09:18:36+00:00 April 20th, 2017|Covenants, Vancouver Island|0 Comments

Learn GPS & plant ID skills while hiking in beautiful protected areas

Join TLC’s volunteer covenant monitoring and restoration program this summer and gain hands-on field experience. Learn GPS and plant ID skills while hiking in beautiful protected areas in Greater Victoria. Volunteers must be able to hike for at least 3 hours, carrying a full backpack with water, food, and data collection supplies. Carpooling is available [...]

By | 2017-04-13T17:14:49+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Covenants, Vancouver Island|0 Comments

Hot off the presses: TLC’s Spring LANDmark is here!

Catch up on the latest news from TLC in our spring newsletter! In this edition of the LANDmark you will find updates from Executive Director Cathy Armstrong, a look at this year's Covenant Monitoring Program, details on TLC's newest endowment fund and much more! View past editions of the LANDmark on TLC's website.

De Mamiel Creek Winter Monitoring

On March 4, four volunteers joined TLC staff on a trip to the De Mamiel Creek covenants in Sooke. This winter monitoring excursion aimed to determine just how much water flows through De Mamiel Creek in the winter, as opposed to its almost dry state in the summer when regular covenant monitoring usually occurs.The winter [...]

By | 2017-04-05T14:25:18+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Covenants, Vancouver Island|0 Comments

Endowment Fund Created for Abkhazi Garden in Honour of Late TLC Volunteer

NEWS RELEASE VOLUNTEER LEAVES A LEGACY TO ABKHAZI GARDEN  $100,000 endowment fund created for Abkhazi Garden in honour of late TLC volunteer FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 29, 2017 Victoria, BC – When asked why he donated to The Land Conservancy of British Columbia (TLC), Jack Eldridge said that he wanted to do whatever he could [...]

Join our team! TLC’s hiring a Manager of Member & Donor Care

Job Title:                           Manager, Member and Donor Care Start date:                        As soon as possible TLC The Land Conservancy of BC is a charitable, membership-based land trust working to protect British Columbia's biological diversity.  We are currently seeking an experienced manager to grow relationships with present and future members and donors. This includes creating fundraising strategies and materials, [...]

By | 2017-03-28T14:53:33+00:00 March 28th, 2017|Public Service Announcement, Vancouver Island|0 Comments