Signs of Abundance

Project Watershed is pleased to announce that eight of the Signs of Abundance Tour signs are up. The tour is designed to be a self guided tour of the estuary focusing on the topics of ecology and history. Two more signs will be erected in the near future to complete the tour. The location of the signs are shown in the map on this page. This was a community effort with support from Rotary, K’ómoks First Nation, City of Courtenay, Town of Comox, the CVRD and other interested stewardship groups and residents.

Click on the flashing dots in the map below to find information regarding the topics on the sign at that location.

1

At the far end of Goose Spit. Topics: Spit Formation, Long Shore Drift

2

On the boardwalk at the bottom of Croteau Rd. Topics: Salt Marsh, Shell Midden

3

On boardwalk that wraps around Comox Marina. Topics: Values in the Estuary

4

Off Queneesh Rd near IHOS Gallery. Topics: Fish Traps, Green Shores

5

Riverway Walk in front of the Tides Buildings. Topic: Kus Kus Sum

6

In front of Mansfield Drive parking lot. Topic: Ancient Fish Traps

7

Millard Creek Sign located near the corner of Sandpiper and Millard Rd. Topics: Blue Carbon, Eelgrass, Shell Middens, Fish Traps

8

Trent River Estuary sign at the South end of Marine Drive. Topics: Forage Fish & Birds

9

Simms Park – two signs – Topics: Restoration, Riparian Habitat & History

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