Spotlight on Sustainability: Cowichan Green Community Society

Since 2004 the Cowichan Green Community Society (CGC) has striven to bring environmental stability to the Cowichan Region. They actively work to promote food security for their community. “CGC is focused on projects and initiatives that are food-security focused and help build community, food, and resilience in the Cowichan Region,” Says Heather Kaye, Market Manager. […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: The Greater Victoria Green Team

Looking for ways to get help your community? Join the Greater Victoria Green Team! The first Green Team (Lower Mainland Green Team) was originally formed in February 2011. By February 2012, the environmental volunteer group grew to 800 volunteers and had already removed 10,000 pounds of invasive plants and planted 465 native plants and trees. […]

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Spotlight on Sustainability: HCP’s Earth Day Biodiversity Fair

The Horticulture Centre of the Pacific (HCP) is a non-profit in Victoria, BC which aims to become an internationally-recognized botanical garden, providing education, conservation, and research to the community. You can learn more about their origins and the services they offer in our Spotlight on Sustainability from July 2017. HCP offers a variety of workshops […]

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