New Creek Signage

New Creek Signage

A long-awaited FOCI streamkeeper project is finally nearing completion. Take a look next time you drive to the ferry over the Whaletown Creek at the pair of signs recently erected, and note the first of 2 signs by Hansen Creek, at the bottom of the Gorge hill. This is...
Steller Sea Lion

Steller Sea Lion

Find out more about our Species at Risk Steller Sea Lion Species: Steller Sea Lion – Eumetopias jubatusB.C. Status: Special Concern Key Information:  Steller sea lions, also known as northern sea lions and seawolves, are the largest member of the marine mammal family...
Blue Dasher Dragonfly

Blue Dasher Dragonfly

Find out more about our Species at Risk Blue Dasher Dragonfly Species: Blue Dasher – Pachydiplax longipennisB.C. Status: BlueCOSEWIC Status: Special Concern Key Information: These vibrant dragonflies are one of a kind – the only member of its genus and the largest...
Friends of Cortes Fundraiser Raffle

Friends of Cortes Fundraiser Raffle

Friends of Cortes Island would like to thank everyone who took part in our Fundraising Raffle; we raised a total of $3,120, which was awesome. The raffle draw was on Monday outside of the FOCI office and all the lucky winners have been contacted. Money raised will go...
Job Posting 2020

Job Posting 2020

Friends of Cortes Island Summer Job Opportunity Young people (between 15 and 30) are invited to apply for our summer Conservation and Community Engagement Assistant position Do you enjoy working with the general public; have knowledge of natural history and...
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