Threaded Vertigo

Threaded Vertigo

Find out more about our Species at Risk Threaded Vertigo Species: Threaded Vertigo – Nearctula spp. BC Status: Blue COSEWIC Status: Special Concern Key Information: This tiny little snail can be found in moist mixed forest stands, particularly on bigleaf maple trees...
Big Eared Bat

Big Eared Bat

Find out more about our Species at Risk Townsend’s Big-eared Bat Species: Townsend’s Big-eared Bat – Corynorhinus townsendii B.C. Status: Blue Key information: The Townsend’s big-eared bat is also commonly known as the lump-nosed bat. Their ears and their nose...
Pacific Sideband Snail

Pacific Sideband Snail

Find out more about our Species at Risk Pacific Sideband Snail Species: Pacific Sideband Snail – Monadenia fidelis B.C. Status: Yellow  (apparently secure – not at risk of extinction) Key Information: This medium-sized land snail is unique to other snails in size and...
Jo Ann Green Environmental Award 2019

Jo Ann Green Environmental Award 2019

Friends of Cortes Island Society (FOCI) will be presenting the 2019 Jo Ann Green Environmental Award during our upcoming AGM on Sunday 10 November. This recognition is for a Cortes Islander who has made significant contributions to the environmental well being of the...
Room for Rider

Room for Rider

FOCI’s Transportation Committee is delighted to be launching a new Room for Rider mirror tag to assist local ride-sharing across Quadra. If you are in the ferry line-up and have room and willingness to share your ride, you can hang the Room for Rider mirror tag from...
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