Healthy lands and waters – the foundation for a healthy community


The Metchosin Foundation undertakes and supports initiatives to improve environmental protection, stewardship, and education

Aims and Objectives

  • The Metchosin Foundation is widely known and supported for its work in protecting and sustaining important natural habitats and environmental values
  • The Foundation’s initiatives inspire Metchosin residents and visitors to recognize the interdependence of ecological health, biodiversity, and human well-being
  • Research, citizen science, and field publications supported by the Foundation build knowledge and understanding of local species and ecosystem health
  • Students benefit from the scholarships and bursaries administered by the Foundation
  • Donations and bequests create endowment funds to nurture the work of the Foundation over the long-term