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Passionate about Abkhazi Garden? Consider joining TLC’s Abkhazi Advisory Board

Interested in preserving the unique history and living legacy that is Abkhazi Garden? TLC is seeking a community member to join the Abkhazi Advisory Board.  Contact TLC at 250-479-8053 or admin@conservancy.bc.ca for more details. Abkhazi Garden is open daily from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the last entrance at 4 p.m. Located at 1964 Fairfield Road, Victoria, Abkhazi [...]

By | 2017-07-20T15:03:22+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Abkhazi Garden, Vancouver Island|0 Comments

Support TLC’s Covenant Program while shopping with Thrifty Foods’ Smile Card

TLC is now a part of Thrifty Foods’ Smile Card Fundraising Program! You can easily support TLC while shopping at Thrifty Foods. To support TLC’s Covenant Program: - Request a Fundraising card from TLC by calling Lisa at 250-479-8053 or emailing lcross@conservancy.bc.ca - Load your Fundraising card at any Thrifty Foods store - Shop for [...]

By | 2017-07-12T14:55:58+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Covenants, Vancouver Island|0 Comments

Barer / Kinghorn Spring 2017 Covenant Monitoring Visit

On May 17, six volunteers joined TLC in monitoring the Barer / Kinghorn Covenants located within Mt Work Regional Park. It was a mild cloudy spring day; comfortable hiking weather. We were interested in the wetland sites we had monitored in the winter to compare their hydrological states.Upon entering the covenant, everyone noticed how lush [...]

By | 2017-06-13T14:45:15+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Covenants, Vancouver Island|0 Comments

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.