Author: <span>Lynne Ray</span>

2021 Activity Summary

Looking for a quick overview of what BWS is all about? Well here is a diagram that illustrates all of the activities that we have taken on over the past year. Needless to say, we’ve been very busy! But it feels wonderful knowing what we have accomplished. We’d love to …

What We Do

Mission The Beaufort Watershed Stewards work to promote the health and resilience of local watersheds in the Beaufort Range and to ensure the quality and quantity of fresh water for the future.   Stream Monitoring Stream monitoring is a core component of our activities.  It provides baseline and ongoing data on the …

2021 Beaufort Watershed Stewards Annual General Meeting

The 2021 Beaufort Watershed Stewards Annual General Meeting will be held online on Zoom. To register for the meeting contact BWS at You will be provided with the Zoom link and the AGM information package.

The BWS membership year starts December 1st. If you wish to join or need to renew your BWS membership to enable voting privileges for the AGM, instructions are available here.

We look forward to seeing you on Zoom January 21!

Thank You Fanny Bay Inn!

Within our local community we are all aware of the community-minded support of the Fanny Bay Inn. Beaufort Watershed Stewards are delighted to be the recipients of $1500 donation from the FBI! We will use the funds to help purchase more monitoring equipment for streams in our watershed. Thank you also to the community members who support the FBI and the Toonie draw.

Monthly Meetings

We hold meetings on the 2nd Thursday of each month. We have had various formats for meetings during the pandemic. During covid we started doing hybrid meetings–a combination of zoom and in-person. We strive to keep meetings to two hours, but often have lengthy agendas. We welcome interested members to …

CVRD Area A Grant-in-Aid

We are delighted to announce that Beaufort Watershed Stewards has received a 2020 Grant in Aid from the Comox Valley Regional District. These grants are awarded to over 20 non-profit organizations annually. The funds will be used for basic operating expenses such as the purchase and maintenance of stream monitoring …