Paddle for Biodiversity

Meet the people who are donating their time and talents to raise funds to support biodiversity research on Mayne and Galiano Islands. Go ahead: make their day. Click on one—or all—and show your support with a donation. Paddle Along for Biodiversity has been generously supported by:

What’s a Grebe?

This is the latest instalment in our series of articles on the remarkable diversity of birds that visit Mayne Island’s shores in winter.  Grebes Grebes are similar to loons, superficially, but are smaller, have lobed toes (as opposed to webbed) set far back on their bodies, and have longer, thinner Read more…

Walkabout Program

Walkabouts with Property Owners The Mayne Island Conservancy is pleased to offer free consultation and information services to land owners who are interested in learning more about the natural features of their properties. These informal walkabouts with our experienced staff and volunteers are a fun and educational way to help Read more…

Our Community Donors

We would like to express our heartfelt thanks to our donors. We couldn’t do it without you. Mayne Island Conservancy works with the community to conserve the ecology of Mayne Island and its surrounding waters for future generations.  Thank you, on behalf of the Conservancy’s board, staff, and members.