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Natural Environment

Natural Environment in Saanich, Credit Adriane Pollard
Environmental Stewardship

Environmental Stewardship

Environmental Services provides educational outreach and training to improve stewardship of the natural environment.

Environmental Planning

Environmental Planning

Environmental Planners work with other departments, the community and the development sector to protect the environment in Saanich.

Invasive Animals, Noxious Weeds & Animal Conflicts

Invasive Species, Noxious Weeds & Animal Conflicts

Information and resources on invasive species, the Noxious Weeds Bylaw, animal conflicts and the Animals Bylaw.

Environmental Health, Credit Culex

Environmental Health

Protecting the environment and human health can often go together.  West Nile Virus and pesticide reduction are two examples.

Green at Home

Green at Home

There are many things you can do around the house to protect the environment and reduce your footprint.

In The News

In the News

The latest stories on what residents, community groups and the municipality are doing in Saanich to improve our natural environment. 

Contact Environmental Services, Credit P. Govindarajulu

Contact Environmental Services

How to contact Environmental Services.

Environmental Resounces, Credit C. MacDonald

Environmental Resources

Our community partners, atlases and other information resources can be accessed here.

Other Section Links

Parks Natural Areas

Saanich is fortunate to have many natural areas and programs like the Garry Oak Restoration Project (GORP).

Climate Change

Climate Action Website

The Climate Action Plan proposes new greenhouse gas reduction targets for the community and lays out the strategies and actions to achieve these goals.

Last modified: September 17, 2013