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What is the Islands Trust Conservancy?
The Islands Trust Conservancy is a regional land trust dedicated to permanently protecting island habitats in Canada's Salish Sea.  More 

What is the difference between the Islands Trust Conservancy and the Islands Trust?
Although established by the same legislative act, the Islands Trust Conservancy and Islands Trust are two separate and distinct entities.  More

What is the difference between the Islands Trust Fund / Trust Fund Board and the islands Trust Conservancy? There is no difference! On May 31, 2018, changes to the Islands Trust Act enacted a name change from the Islands Trust Fund and the Trust Fund Board to the Islands Trust Conservancy. What does this mean for you? Nothing, it is business as usual! Transitional provisions ensure the legal continuity of the Islands Trust Fund and Trust Fund Board in all operations. More 

Why does the Islands Trust Conservancy need donations?
We're raising money to save natural island properties for the future.  Your donation goes directly to on-the-ground conservation work in the islands.  More



Conservation Success Story: Steil's Woods Covenant

After more than 50 years immersed in the hustle and bustle of the lower mainland, Sara and Richard Steil enjoyed a quieter life surrounded by natural habitat they protected with a conservation covenant.

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Page last updated: 12/09/18
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