Facilitating the protection and restoration of endangered species and ecological communities on BC’s South Coast

Resources

Currently there are ~200 federally listed species at risk in British Columbia. This guide contains information about 85 of these unique birds, plants and other wildlife that are at risk of disappearing. The 85 species selected for this guide have, or will soon have, recovery documents available online. Recovery documents contain information about the species and what it needs to survive or recover (visit: www.sararegistry.gc.ca to learn more). Developed by...
Coastal sand ecosystem management guidelines created for North Thormanby Island, located on the Sunshine Coast.
Find out what frogs and toads are native, endangered, and introduced to BC's South Coast with this helpful identification key! Image credit Walter Siegmund  
Beaver are being hailed as one of the most cost effective and sustainable solutions for ecological restoration and climate change resilience. This project seeks to provide the scientific context through which beaver related restoration is undertaken. Products include a comprehensive synthesis of the science, the Beaver Restoration Guidebook, and a series of dissemination workshops. While the project will be officially complete in June, 2015, the project team...
Testing the use and feasibility of using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) to survey and  monitor for amphibian egg laying.   A technical guide for the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV, drone) for wildlife research. Developed for the Oregon Spotted Frog Recovery Team, this document introduces biologists to the legislative, logistic and technical aspects of using a DJI Phantom Vision drone for amphibian egg mass surveys.   Prepared for: Oregon Spotted...
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has just released a new report prepared for the FHWA by the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation, in collaboration with ICF International.   "Literature Review: Pollinator Habitat Enhancement and Best Management Practices in Highway Rights-of-Way" includes sections on the importance and decline in pollinators, the threats to pollinators associated with roads and restoration and vegetation management for pollinators...
New from ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability: biodiverCITIES: A Handbook for Municipal Biodiversity Planning and Management serves as an informative and action-oriented resource to motivate change through the development of a Biodiversity Action Plan (BAP) using a "Milestone" based framework.  Each Milestone represents a step in the planning and management process, beginning with the development of a Biodiversity Team in the first Milestone, and...
From the Cascadia Prairie-Oak Partnership a beautiful and useful guide to butterflies. Ann Potter and Rod Gilbert have put together a butterfly guide that is specific for South Puget Sound.  It includes everything that you might see either in the prairies or elsewhere around the Sound, including some very uncommon species.   The guide includes local flight periods, habitat preference, larval host plants, and a few notes with key identifiable features and/or...
The species and ecological community factsheets referred to in this guide were developed to provide a comprehensive summary of information on the identification, biology, distribution and conservation approaches for regionally, provincially and federally significant species of the Coast Region. To view the associated species and ecological community profiles and available factsheets, as well as information on the SCCP's new endangered species mobile app, please go...
Got snails but not sure how to separate the native, endangered or introduced species? This handy guide from the Fraser Valley Conservancy will help figure out who is who!

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