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Bylaws and Policies, Covenants, Streamside Development, Stormwater Management, and more.
Invasive Species, Noxious Weeds & Wildlife
Invasive species threaten our health, environment, safety and economy.
Native Plant Salvage Program
Preservation of our natural heritage in Saanich is a goal shared by the Municipality and the community.
Resources to help you protect, maintain and enhance habitats on your property
Our Backyard Magazine
Our Backyard is a quarterly newsletter that highlights projects, announcements, events, and educational articles on the natural environment in Saanich.
We’ve banned cosmetic pesticide use in Saanich. Learn what you can and can’t use.
Protecting the Environment
Our natural environment is important. It makes our community beautiful and enhances our wellbeing.
Publications & Tools
Saanich Environmental Services produces a number of important atlases and outreach materials.
An Environmental Policy Framework under development along with a Biodiversity Conservation Strategy and Enhanced Stewardship.
Saanich Environmental Awards
Since 2000, we’ve recognized over 160 people and organizations contributing to protection of the natural environment in Saanich.
Stormwater Drainage & Waterways
Protecting our houses and waterways from flooding and contamination
We want to keep Saanich green! Learn about our tree protection bylaw, quick tips on how to care for trees and more.
Find out more about your watershed, the Bowker Creek Initiative and pollution spills.
Environmental ServicesPhone: 250-475-5471Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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New to Saanich
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The Saanich Spotlight
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Native plant salvage program
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