Entries by Caila Holbrook

Tin Town Artist`s Christmas Market

Saturday Dec 10th 10 am to 5 pm Studio Tour and Open House (Project Watershed will be open til 3pm) Join us, other businesses and artists of Tin Town for the 9th annual Tintown Christmas Market this December. There will be great sales on local art and seasonal treats at all participating locations. Red Tree […]

Project Watershed Celebrates Puntledge Salmon

Soon the salmon will start to run up the Puntledge River and their circle of life will go around once again. In celebration of this awesome event which not only creates the next generation of salmon but also feeds and nourishes much of the flora and fauna of the Comox Valley both the Puntledge School […]

Project Watershed Helps Grow Kelp

Collaborative Bull Kelp Restoration Research Project: Despite their high reproductive capacity, bull kelp beds have been in steady decline in central Strait of Georgia, including Lambert Channel and Baynes Sound in recent decades. Heavy grazing pressure from sea urchins and exceptionally warm water conditions are major factors in the reduction of bull kelp beds locally.

More marshes at Courtenay Airpark and Royston

This spring and summer Project Watershed and some very dedicated and hardworking volunteers have been busy planting saltmarsh around the Courtenay Airpark and Royston Wrecks (check out the photos and time-lapse photography of the plantings in this article).  These saltmarsh areas were created by Project Watershed in order to help restore saltmarsh habitat that has […]