This category is for sites about the local area's geography, natural environment, and wildlife. It is also for sites about local activities, events, institutions, and organizations related to science and the environment, including zoos, botanical gardens, research institutions, clubs, and professional organizations.

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Race Rocks Ecological Reserve
Society dedicated to the study of marine ecology in The Race Rocks Ecological Reserve Marine Protected Area off the coast of Victoria.
Beacon Hill Park History
A history of city's famous park, including much related city facts. Articles present current park issues, with text enlivened with original photographs.
Butchart Gardens
Fifty five acres of floral display, offering spectacular views, with meandering paths and expansive lawns.
Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society
A division of Environment Canada and located on the University of Victoria campus, conducting research on climate and sea-ice modelling as well as the carbon cycle.
Earth Future
The community website of a prominent Victoria author, Guy Dauncey, who has written about a world of ecovillages and self-organizing neighbourhoods with near-zero garbage, bicycles and climate-friendly cars.
Greater Victoria Cycling Coalition
A cycling and environmental advocacy organization in Victoria, that provides information on safe cycling and cycle touring on Vancouver Island and the Canadian Gulf Islands.
Greater Victoria Viewing Sites
Part of British Columbia Wildlife Watch: learn about all the best spots in Victoria to view wildlife.
Habitat Acquisition Trust Online
A non-profit local land trust whose principal purpose is to encourage and support habitat conservation on southern Vancouver Island and the southern Gulf Islands.
Hatley Park
Features the gardens of Royal Roads University, including Japanese and Italian gardens and a rose garden. Contains plant inventories and photo galleries.
Islands Trust Fund
A Victoria group that uses voluntary conservation methods like land donations and conservation covenants to help preserve and protect rural character, and natural and cultural areas the in the Islands Trust Area.
Raincoast Conservation Foundation
A non-profit organization, promoting research and public education, with the goal of ensuring the long-term survival of the Western British Columbia coastal rainforest ecosystems.
Resources Information Standards Committee
Documents the Physical Shoreline-Mapping System which is a scheme designed and developed in the early 1980's for mapping the physical character of the coastal zone of British Columbia.
Sierra Club of British Columbia
An environmental non-profit organization registered in Victoria, Canada, dedicated to protecting British Columbia's wildland and wildlife, particularly the ancient temperate rainforest ecosystems.
Spectrum Education Enterprises
Victoria company providing consulting, writing and editing services on the topics of environmental sciences and lifestyle with expertise in atmospheric sciences and global change.
Trust for Sustainable Forestry
Natural habitat preservation society offering information on goals and history of the organization, founder biographies, and investor information.
Victoria Butterfly Gardens
Houses a great indoor collection of rare and beautiful butterflies.
Victoria Natural History Society
Provides an opportunity for those interested in the natural world, to come together to share their ideas and experience on topics including botany and bird watching.
Victoria Transport Policy Institute
An independent research organization dedicated to developing innovative and practical solutions to transportation problems.
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