Bat Surveys

The Unseen Life of Bats

We welcome guest writer Eleanor Willson, one of the Conservancy’s summer interns. The work shift begins for me around 9:00pm. The evening is warm, the sun is setting against the water, and night grows calm.  As I stand below a bat roosting site, I can hear the bats squeaking and Read more…

By Eleanor Willson, ago
Beach Cleanup

2018 Beach Cleanup Results

2018 Beach Cleanup Another very successful beach cleanup was completed on April 22nd 2018 thanks to the hard work of 123 community volunteers. Nine different teams were active that day under the direction of their Beach Captains. As usual, this event was a success thanks to a great collaborative partnership Read more…

By Rob Underhill, ago
Caring for the Land

A Year in Conservation

This has been the busiest year ever …for the Mayne Island Conservancy as we lead our first major land protection campaign to the finish line, successfully protecting St. John Point forever. Through this experience we have made new friends, and realized just how passionate the small community of Mayne Island Read more…

By Don Enright, ago