Metchosin Biodiversity Day on July 14, 2018, Witty’s Beach

The Metchosin Biodiversity Project is linking hands with CRD parks this summer to bring you a new and improved Metchosin Biodiversity Day. Staff will be at a tent table during the CRD Parks Marine Day event on Saturday, July 14, from 10 am to 1 pm.  Bring the family along and enjoy a day at the beach. In addition to the CRD beach seine and scuba-diving organisms, join HAT and the Metchosin Biodive ...

Metchosin Foundation Chair Review of 2018 at the AGM

The Metchosin Foundation celebrated another year of service to the District of Metchosin at its 2018 AGM on June 3 at the Community House. The featured speaker was Dr. Werner Kurz, a Metchosin resident and internationally renowned scientist. Dr. Kurz has contributed to our understanding of forests, carbon cycling, and climate change. He challenged us at the AGM to think globally and act locally. ...

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Study of Insect Biomass in Metchosin

75% decline of insects in 27 year study done in Germany!! The foundation has recently become involved in a new project, a study to assess the possible decline in flying insect biomass within Metchosin. You have an opportunity to join us for an overview of the project, and, possibly, to become a citizen scientist, volunteering with Dr Neville Winchester and his team. This event will be held on F ...