Community Resources - Environment

Cusheon Lake Stewardship

This is a group of volunteers that are dedicated to the protection and preservation of Cusheon Lake.more info

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Phone: (250) 537-5188
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Institute of Sustainability Education and Action (I-SEA)

The Institute for Sustainability Education & Action (I-SEA) was created to broaden and deepen the understanding, appreciation, and commitment to sustainability locally throughout the Gulf Islands of British Columbia, as well as internationally.more info

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Phone: (250) 537-4400
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Island Natural Growers (ING)

Formed in 1992, Island Natural Growers welcome any Salt Spring Islander who is dedicated to raising animals or growing plants according to natural organic principles and practice.more info

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A chapter of Canadian Organic Growers
106 Old Scott Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2L6
Phone: (250) 537-5511
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Salt Spring Island Conservancy

A non-profit society dedicated to protecting the biodiversity of natural habitats and special land features through public education, working with private land-holders who wish to place Conservation covenants on their land, and acquiring and holding environmentally sensitive land, often with government agencies and other conservation organizations.more info

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265 Blackburn Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2B8
Phone: (250) 538-0318
Fax: (250) 538-0319
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Salt Spring Island Recycling Depot

The Salt Spring Island Recycling Depot is a central collection site for residents to drop off "blue box" materials including cardboard, paper, plastics and containers.more info

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349 Rainbow Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2M4
Phone: (250) 537-1200
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Salt Spring Salmon Enhancement Society

The Island Stream and Salmon Enhancement Society is a dedicated group of volunteers who work on all the creeks on Salt Spring Island.more info

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Box 289 Ganges PO
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2V9
Phone: (250) 537-8983
cell: (250) 537-7580
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Salt Spring Water Preservation Society

The Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection and preservation of SSI's lakes and fresh water supplies.more info

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Box 555 Ganges PO
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2W3
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Transition Salt Spring

TSS is a community-led response to climate change and oil dependancy. We are a registered BC non-profit society and part of the global Transition Town movement. TSS supports community members whose vision is to work together to create resilience and vibrancy in our community. TSS projects, initiatives and events encourage environmentally sustainable practices and methods, including: organic food production, renewable energy, green building technologies, alternative transportation, water conservation, waste-avoidance, and green business practices. Join our mailing list to get news, updates and special invites from www.transitionsaltspring.com more info

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Waterbird Watch Collective

The Waterbird Watch Collective was formed to monitor and document waterbird populations around the coast, lakes and ponds of Salt Spring.more info

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272 Beddis Road
, Salt Spring Island, BC, V8K 2J1
Phone: (250) 537-4515