We have a major milestone to share! The Restore the Shore team has received government approval to start preparing a section of the berm for modification. This means that we are one step closer to making the estuary a safer and healthier place for salmon, birds, bears and all the other wildlife that depend on it. A road closure will begin soon to ensure the site is kept safe. Thank you to our amazing community for helping us reach this important step!
Please see the notice and provide any comments on the on-line Navigable Waters Registry as noted in the links below. Information on the project description in the registry was updated on October 7th, 2021.
How much is a thriving ecosystem worth?
How do you do a cost-benefit analysis of healthy salmon stocks, flood prevention, bird watching, carbon sequestration or the ability of eelgrass to filter pollutants from the marine environment?
How do you place a dollar value on something that is, in fact, priceless? Click to read more
The Squamish Reporter
The Squamish River Watershed Society has partnered with the Squamish Nation, the Healthy Waters Initiative and the Fish And Wildlife Compensation Program to release a new report called “Natural Capital Assets: The Squamish Estuary” Click to read more