Featured Projects

Make A Difference Week

Wetlandkeepers and MAD Week Volunteer Events

Did you know?  June 1 to 9 is international Make a Difference Week in support of the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration!  To celebrate, the Galiano Conservancy is hosting volunteer events on June 6 and 7 at the Millard Learning Centre.  To join us, register at the link below.

We’ve also teamed up with the BCWF Wetlands Education Program to offer a free Wetlandkeepers workshop from June 7 to 9 at our classroom facility.  Space is limited to 25 participants, so register soon!

Fresh off the press!

Protecting Quadra Hill & the Mt. Sutil Extension

Great news for BC conservation: We’re thrilled to announce the recent acquisition of two properties on Galiano Island, allowing us to protect unique ecosystems that are critical for supporting biodiversity and storing carbon.

BC Conservation - Ecological Restoration

Restoring the Chrystal Creek Watershed

After five years of dedicated work, we’ve finally restored natural hydrology to the entirety of the 26 ha Chrystal Creek watershed at the Millard Learning Centre. The ecosystem is now on a solid pathway to recovery, with Species at Risk already using the new wetlands to breed!

Environmental Education

We have programs suited to your needs!

Deepen your connection to nature, inspire others and become an environmental change-maker with hands-on learning experiences on Galiano Island.

Youth Programs (K-12)


Post-Secondary Programs & Internships


Adult Programs & Workshops


Sustainable Food Systems

Many of us have a desire for increased food security and for a closer connection to our food sources. The sustainable food systems developed by the Galiano Conservancy are models of environmentally, socially, and economically-sound sustainable agriculture.

Climate Action

The climate crisis is the defining issue of our time, and the Galiano Conservancy is working to help foster climate-resilient island communities and ecologies.

Get Involved

There are many ways to get involved and support the work of the Galiano Conservancy. Community participation is vital to the success of our organization.