Burdwood Group Conservancy

Burdwood Group Conservancy. Photo by abalakshin.
Burdwood Group Conservancy. Photo courtesy of Panoramio (abalakshin).
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Burdwood Group Conservancy is a protected area located on BC’s South-Central Coast.

Burdwood Group Conservancy

Burdwood Group Conservancy is a cluster of islands, including Denham Island, Walker Islet and several other unnamed islands and islets, situated between Gilford and Broughton islands at the entrance to Tribune Channel in the southern Central Coast of British Columbia.

Burdwood Group Conservancy protects a unique cluster of forested islands and islets in the protected waters at the entrance to Tribune Channel between Gilford Island and the mainland. The Burdwood Group of islands protects largely undisturbed forested upland habitats within a rich and diverse marine environment.

It was established on March 13, 2009 pursuant to the Protected Areas of British Columbia (Conservancies and Parks) Amendment Act, 2008. The Conservancy is included in Schedule E of the Protected Areas of British Columbia Act and is administered under the Park Act.

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