Keep up to date with our latest news and what we're doing

Keep up to date with our latest news and what we're doing

Keep up to date with our latest news and what we're doing

Jo Ann Green Award 2019

Jo Ann Green Award 2019

We are delighted to announce that the winner of the Jo Ann Green Award 2019 is Lynne Jordan. The award recognizes a Cortes Islander who has made significant contributions to the environmental well being of the community. Congratulations to Lynne for all of her...

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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...

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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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Love the Lake Video

Love the Lake Video

Watch our fabulous new video to learn about the lakes. Hague and Gunflint Lakes have been suffering from algae blooms in recent years. Find out more about the blooms and what you can do to help. Can't see the video? Click on this YouTube link: Love the Lakes 

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Streamkeeper Report November 2018

Streamkeeper Report November 2018

FOCI STREAMKEEPER REPORT – NOVEMBER 2018 This year feels like a bumper crop of chum after the poor spawner returns for 2017. All the salmon-bearing creeks on Cortes have seen chum returning through October & November, with the exception of Manson’s Lagoon Creek....

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Jo Ann Green Environmental Award 2018

Jo Ann Green Environmental Award 2018

We are delighted to announce that the winner of the Jo Ann Green Environmental Award for 2018 is Brian Pfeifle and his team at the Cortes Island Waste Management Centre. The award recognizes a Cortes Islander who has made significant contributions to the environmental...

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