The BC Ministry of environmental has the authority to regulate water use and drinking water protection. See the provincial government water website for more resources including, Water Quantity, Drought and Flooding, Water Quality, Groundwater Wells and Water Conservation information.
Regional Districts in the Trust Area provide various water services including watershed protection programs and water conservation information.
Regional District of Nanaimo (De Courcy, Gabriola, Mudge)
Capital Regional District (Galiano, Mayne, Piers, Prevost, North and South Pender, Salt Spring, Saturna, Sidney)
Comox Valley Regional District (Denman, Hornby)
Cowichan Valley (Thetis, Valdes)
Metro Vancouver (Bowen, Bowyer, Passage)
Powell River (Lasqueti)
Sunshine Coast (Gambier, Keats)
Improvement Districts provide local water services in the Trust Area. Search Civic Info BC to contact improvement districts near you.
Local Water Groups
There are various local water groups in the Trust Area.
Gabriola Groundwater Management Society
Hornby Water Stewardship Project
Mayne Island Integrated Water Systems Society
Buck Lake Property Owners Association (North Pender)
Salt Spring Island Water Council
Salt Spring Island Water Preservation Society
Salt Spring Island Watershed Protection Authority
Saturna Water Conservation Committee