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Join us for the Galiano Harvest & Herbal Workshop - two beautiful days on Galiano Island in a stunning coastal forest at the Millard Learning Centre. Visit the Galiano Conservancy's own cutting-edge food foresting operation, and harvest and prepare lacto-fermented sunchokes. Walk Galiano's beautiful Douglas fir forest and discover the wild plants that live there, learning their roles in the ecosystem and their traditional medicinal uses. Make kombucha, a lightly-fermented tea, and flavour it with herbs and native plants that…Find out more »
NEW YEARS DAY HIKE 2017 is happening at 1:00 from the parking lot at the Millard Learning Centre, 10825 Porlier Pass Road. It will include a tour of the Food Forest and the soon to be new home of the Native Plant Nursery. Famous Wilkinson SOUP AND BREAD LUNCH to follow in the Class/Dining Room Building.Find out more »
Are you concerned about the state of the Salish Sea ecosystems and species at risk? Have you heard about the proposed National Marine Conservation Area for the Southern Strait of Georgia? Do you have questions or input that you would like to discuss in regards to protecting the Salish Sea? Come join us for a community Dialogue about what you value in the Salish Sea and the proposal for establishing a National Marine Conservation Area in the Southern Strait of…Find out more »
Our Popular Workshop Is Back! Spring, 2017 Join us for the Galiano Harvest & Herbal Workshop-Spring Edition: two beautiful days on Galiano Island in a stunning coastal forest at the Millard Learning Centre. Visit the Galiano Conservancy's own cutting-edge forest garden. Walk Galiano's beautiful Douglas fir forest and discover the wild plants that live there, learning their roles in the ecosystem and their traditional medicinal uses and how to ethically harvest them. Quench your thirst with handcrafted teas, tisanes, shrubs…Find out more »
A hands-on field course Galiano Island May 5-14, 2017 For senior undergrad and grad students.
Regenerative and restorative designs for ecological and social resilience.
Join us June 24th from 1-3:30pm for our AGM at the Millard Learning Centre, 10825 Porlier Pass Rd. Snacks for potluck during Colin Grier's exciting presentation about the historical life of Coast Salish people. Special member vote on bylaw changes to the membership year. Hope to see you there to ring in our 28th year!Find out more »
Join us for the Galiano Kids' Nature Campout on Galiano Island. It's three days and two nights of fun in nature, for kids aged 9-13. All you need is an attitude set for fun. We'll spend the first day setting up tent town and getting to know the lay of the land with the educational game Ecotopia. In the evening, we'll go for a sunset hike and "campfire"— with snacks. As dark draws near, we'll have music around the campfire, and then climb into…Find out more »
Since the Anthropocene, habitat conversion and climate change are altering the structure and functionality of ecosystems, causing destructions or degradation of bat roosts and foraging habitat. To protect bat habitat, the Galiano Conservancy Association will show you where to find bats, and how to listen to them. To register: contact email@example.com or call 250-539-2424. We are looking forward to seeing you!Find out more »