Project Archives

Beach seining for Clayoquot Sound eelgrass studies.

Beach seining for Clayoquot Sound eelgrass studies.

2017 Grants

Project

Proponent

Ah’ta’apq Creek Restoration Central West Coast Forest Society
Lemmens Inlet Water Quality Raincoast Education Society
Kelp Acoustic Monitoring Strawberry Isle Marine Research Society
Amphibians in the Coastal Spray Association for Wetland Stewards in Clayoquot and Barkley Sounds
Clayoquot Cafe Sessions Wildnerness Committee
Foodbank Relocation Feasibilty Study Foodbank on the Edge Society
Community Garden District of Ucluelet
The Sustainable Event Pilot Project District of Tofino
Improving Outcomes for People Living in Pain PAIN BC
Ocean Friendly Business Certificaiton Pilot Program Surfrider- Pacific Rim Chapter
Ahousaht Skate Park Mural Wachiay Friendship Society and Get on Board Society 
Carving On the Edge Festival: Women in the arts exhibit Carving on the Edge Festival Society
Aboriginal Concert Pacific Rim Arts Society
Toquaht Memorial Totem Project Toquaht Nation
  Yuułiʔiłʔatḥ Singing and Drumming Circle  Yuułiʔiłʔatḥ Government
Ceremony and Cedar: Honouring the Cedar Bark Harvest and Sharing Teachings Westcoast Community Resources Society 
Tofino Tree Dance Aeriosa Dance Society
Teaching Youth about the Yuułiʔiłʔatḥ Traditional Aquatic Territory Yuułiʔiłʔatḥ Government
Be a Better Beach Goer Ucluelet Aquarium Society
Woodland Bog Interpretive Signage Wild Pacific Trail Society
HaaHuupa: Nuuchahnulth Cultural Connections Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
Youth Companioning Education and Training Pacific Rim Hospice Society

2016 Grants

Project

Proponent

Monitoring and Stewardship of Amphibian Wetland Habitats Association of Wetland Stewards for Clayoquot and Barkley Sounds
ƛułcamis Well-BEEing Toquaht Nation
Big Buddies Pilot Program District of Ucluelet, Parks and Recreation Department
Community and Youth Garden Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ First Nations
Carving on the Edge Festival, Tla-o-qui-aht Focus Carving on the Edge Festival Society
YFN 5 Year Celebration Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ First Nations
Ḥaahuupa: Nuu-chah-nulth Cultural Connections Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
“Arts Connect” – An aboriginal cultural exchange  Pacific Rim Arts Society
ƛ̓aaʔaas Youth Stewardship  Strawberry Isle Marine Research Society
Healthy Start Wickaninnish Community School Society
Ucluelet Elementary School Garden and Outdoor Education Centre Ucluelet Elementary School
Sculpture Residency Program Tofino Botanical Gardens Foundation
Life – What Matters to You? Advance Care Planning is for Everyone! Pacific Rim Hospice Society
Ahousaht Animals & Community Health Gathering Voices Society
Chamaapilth – Coming to Age Aeriosa Dance Society
Tonquin Trail Interpretive Signage District of Tofino
Ah’ta’apq Creek Restoration Project Central West Coast Forest Society
Seasonal Diet of Sea Lions in Clayoquot and Barkley Sounds Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
Wild Pacific Trail Interpretive Program Wild Pacific Trail Society
Marine Debris and Ocean Ecosystems Ucluelet Aquarium Society
Parenting Workshops/Family Studies 12 Ucluelet Secondary School
Community Yoga Westcoast Community Resources Society
 Speaker Series  Central West Coast Forest Society
West Coast Job Expo District of Ucluelet
Virtual Museum Carving on the Edge Festival Society
Shake Down District of Ucluelet
Folklore Festival District of Ucluelet
Heartwood Nuu chah nulth and French Program School District 71
Interpretation 101 Wild Pacific Trail Society
USS Quebec Trip Ucluelet Secondary School
Raincoast Podcast Series (Pilot) Raincoast Education Society
Canopy forming Kelps Strawberry Isle Marine Research Society
Tranquil Creek Estuary Assessment Central West Coast Forest Society

2015 Grants

Project

Proponent

Outreach Drop-in Grief Support to First Nations Communities Pacific Rim Hospice Society
West Coast Queer Competency Training Westcoast Community Resources Society
School Garden and Outdoor Education Centre Ucluelet Elementary School
Implementation of a Public and Wildlife Safety Strategy Thornton Creek Enhancement Society
Hitacu Language Nest Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ First Nation
Cultural Expo District of Ucluelet
Nuu-chah-nulth Guest Speakers Series Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
Tofino Through Time Tofino-Clayoquot Heritage Society
Travelling Youth Art Show District of Ucluelet
Be a Better Beach Goer Ucluelet Aquarium Society
Traditional Knowledge Holders and Local Experts Program Wickaninnish Community School
Girls Circle Wickaninnish Community School
Effingham Kayaking Yuułuʔiłʔatḥ First Nation
Wild Pacific Trail Interpretive Program Wild Pacific Trail Society
Connecting Students with Wildlife- Monitoring Program Bob Hansen Consulting
Raincoast Eelgrass Surveys On the Tofino Mudflats Raincoast Education Society
The Potential for Payments for Environmental Services in Clayoquot Sound University of British Columbia
Seasonal Diet of Sea Lions in Clayoquot and Barkley Sounds Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre
WildSafe BC Pacific Rim BC Conservation Foundation/Ministry of Environment
Remapping Ghost Shrimp Habitat Strawberry Island Marine Research Society
Ah’ta’apw Creek Restoration Project Central West Coast Forest Society

2014 Grants

Project

Proponent

Healthy Animals Project BC SPCA – CARE Network
Parenting Resource Development Project Coastal Family Resource Coalition
Peacemaking Circle Westcoast Community Resources Society
Robin Hood Program Westcoast Community Resources Society
Community Resilience Project Royal Roads University
Cultural Heritage Festival Pacific Rim Arts Society
The Roots of Our Ancestors University of Victora, John Rampanen
Raincoast Reskilling Festival Raincoast Education Society
Big Beach Children’s Interpretive Walk Wild Pacific Trail Society
Pacific Ocean Stewardship Training Wilderness Retreat Society
Wild Pacific Trail Interpretive Program Wild Pacific Trail Society
Monitoring and Stewardship for Amphibians and Wetland Habitats Association of Wetland Stewards for Clayoquot and Barkley Sounds
Clayoquot Salmon Roundtable West Coast Aquatic
Raincoast Radiation Monitoring Program Raincoast Education Society
Sea Lion Disentanglement Vancouver Aquarium
Developing a Participatory Budgeting Process District of Tofino
Kids Zone at the Tofino Public Market Pacific Rim Arts Society
Nuu-chah-nulth Speakers Series Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
Ahousaht Dance Camp Paula Ross Dance Society
Carving on the Edge Festival District of Tofino
Summer Science Camps Ucluelet Aquarium
Youth Events – Carving on the Edge Festival District of Tofino
WildSafe BC Community Coordinator BC Conservation Foundation
Inventory of Clayoquot Sound Mineral Tenures Fair Mining Collaborative
Little Toquaht Chum Transplant Thornton Creek Enhancement Society
Tofino Stream Monitoring and Restoration Central Westcoast Forest Society

2013 Grants

Project

Proponent

Hospice Meditation Workshop Pacific Rim Hospice Society
Seniors’ Residentical Care Forums Westcoast Native Health Care Society
Victims of Crime Awareness Week Ahousaht First Nation
Re-skilling Festival Raincoast Education Society
Toquaht Community Hunt Toquaht First Nation
Miss Representation-Film Night Westcoast Community Resources Society
Nuu-chah-nulth Speakers Series Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
Cultural Heritage Festival Pacific Rim Arts Society
Tla-o-qui-aht Language App Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation
Ukee Days District of Ucluelet
Cultural and Ecological History of Echatchist Pacific Wild
Intermediate Sustainability Class – Food Security Ucluelet Elementary School
CALL – A youth leadership program Wickaninnish Community School Society
Project-based Learning Project Wickannish Community School
Canoe Carving Project Ucluelet First Nation
Back to Basics: Youth Sustainable Food Initiative District of Ucluelet
Offshore Use of Clayoquot Sound by Killer Whale Cultures Strawberry Isle Marine Research Society
Improving Management of Freshwater Habitat for Fish and Amphibians Association of Wetland Stewards of Clayoquot and Barkley Sounds
Tofino Streams Restoration and Monitoring Central Westcoast Forest Society
Companion Training Workshop Pacific Rim Hospice Society
Grief and Loss Workshop Pacific Rim Hospice Society
Gabor Mate Presentation Westcoast Community Resources Society
Nuu-chah-nulth Speakers Society Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
Ahousaht Dance Workshop for Children and Youth Aeriosa Dance Society
Signage for Tla-o-qui-aht Canoe Shed Tofino Botanical Gardens Society
Roots of Empathy Ucluelet Elementary School
Youth Art Workshops Pacific Rim Arts Society
Connecting Youth to Ocean Resources Uu-ath-luk/Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council Fisheries
“Good News” Video Project Raincoast Education Society
Ucluelet Secondary School Kayak Program Ucluelet Secondary School
Salt Water Aquarium Project Wickaninnish Elementary School
Youth Room Equipment Ahousaht Education Authority
Ah’ta’apq Creek Restoration Uu-ath-luk/Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council Fisheries

2012 Grants

Project

Proponent

Strengthening Our Men Yuuthluithaht First Nation
Food Skills for Families Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation
Girls’ Circle Wickaninnish Community School
Leading EDGE: West Coast Youth Leadership Project District of Ucluelet
Teaching and Demonstration Food Garden Tofino Botanical Gardens Society
Nuu-chah-nulth Language and Culture Wickanninish Elementary School
Cedar Weaving Workshop Pacific Rim Whale Festival Society
Youth Outreach Project Pacific Rim Arts Society
USS Kayaking Program Ucluelet Secondary School
Roots of Empathy Ucluelet Elementary School
Raincoast Re-Skilling Festival Raincoast Education Society
Big Beach Children’s Interpretive Walk Wild Pacific Trail Society
Conserving Amphibian Populations and Connecting Habitats Across Roads Association of Wetland Stewards for Clayoquot and Barkley Sound
Coho stream enumeration project Tofino Salmon Enhancement Society
Dogs, humans, carnivore conflict and shorebird displacement in Pacific Rim National Park Reserve University of Victoria
Clayoquot Forest Alternatives Ahousaht First Nation

2011 Grants

Project

Proponent

Hospice Training Pacific Rim Hospice Society
Youth Healthy Cooking Classes Yuuthluithaht First Nation
Ahousaht Massage Ahousaht Band Council
Community Compost & Ethnobotany Project Yuu-thluth-ilth-aht First Nation
Force of Nature Ambassador Project Tofino-Long Beach Chamber of Commerce
Food Skills for Families – youth edition Wickanninish Community School
Social Enterprise Workshop The Raft
Cultural Awareness Hesquiaht Place of Learning
Honoring our Elders Hesquiaht First Nation
Carving on the Edge Festival Pacific Rim Arts Society
Ahousaht Student Exchange Maaqtussis School
Culture & Dance Group Ucluelet First Nation
Roots of Empathy District of Tofino Parks and Recreation
USS Kayaking Program Ucluelet Secondary School
Project Based Learning Ucluelet Elementary School
Raincoast Sustainable Living School Programs Raincoast Education Society
Bedwell/Ursus River Chinook Recovery Plan Thornton Creek Enhancement Society
Conserving Amphibian Populations and Connecting Habitats Across Roads Association of Wetland Stewards for Clayoquot and Barkley Sound
Killer Whale Routes and Frequency of Use in Clayoquot Sound Strawberry Isle Marine Research Society
West Coast Invasive Alien Species Initiative Central Westcoast Forest Society
Wildcoast Project Central Westcoast Forest Society

2010 Grants

Project

Proponent

Care Facility for Seniors Pacific Rim Communities Seniors Society
Indigenous Film Festival  Tofino Film Festival Society
Adventures with Killer Whales Update  Strawberry Isle Marine Research Society
After-School Club  District of Tofino-Parks and Recreation Department
Bedwell River Chinook Recovery Plan  Thornton Creek Enhancement Society
Cedar Harvest & Weaving  Ittatsoo Learning Centre
Cedar Weaving Workshops  Pacific Rim Whale Festival Society
Centennial & Tonquin Creek Survey  Central Westcoast Forest Society
Community Garden  Ucluelet First Nation
Community Participation in Ethnobiology Congress  Tofino Botanical Gardens
Dementia Education Workshop  Pacific Rim Hospice Society
Grade School Gourmets  Wickanninish Community School
Michael Ableman Talk Raincoast Education Society
Nuu-chah-nulth Reiki Project Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation
Raincoast Sustainable Living Podcasts Raincoast Education Society
Searching for Sustainable Local Foods: Clam Toxicity Study Ucluelet First Nation
There’s a Sea Lion on my Line! Vancouver Aquarium
Tofino Community School Garden Tofino Community Food Initiative
Traditional Foods Tool Kit Demonstrations Uu-a-thluk, NTC
Training DVD for the Bear Smart Community Program BearSmart BC Society
Understanding Coastal Carnivore Ecology Strawberry Isle Marine Research Society
Westcoast Carving Festival Pacific Rim Arts Society
Westcoast Youth Consultation and Integration Initiative Westcoast Community Resource Society
Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council Traditional Youth Hunt Ahousaht First Nation
Master-Apprentice Language Program Hesquiaht First Nation
Colouring Book Uu-a-thluk, Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council
St. Columba History Book St. Columba Church
Quebec Trip 2011 Ucluelet Secondary School
Nuu-chah-nulth Youth Retreat Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council
Moyeha Video Uu-a-thluk, Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council
Carving on the Edge Festival Pacific Rim Arts Society

2009 Grants

Project

Proponent

Whale Festival Cedar Weaving Pacific Rim Whale Festival Society
Ahousaht Cultural Representation at Assembly of First Nations Ahousaht First Nation
Tofino Film Festival Tofino Film Festival Society
Cultures of Violence Westcoast Community Resources Society
School Salt Water Aquarium Wickanninish Community School
Bedwell River Salmon Enhancement Thornton Creek Enhancement Society
Conserving Amphibian Populations Association of Wetland Stewards for Clayoquot and Barkley Sound
Marine Mammal Workshop Cetus Society
Wild Coast Project EcoLiteracy Ltd.
Community Garden Survey Tofino Community Food Initiative
Organic Gardener Course Ucluelet Community Food Initiative

2008 Grants

Project

Proponent

Coastal Erosion and Climate Change Impacts Monitoring Department of Geography, UVIC
Community Feasting Project Uu-a-thlukFirst Nations
Youth Photography Club Make it Happen Society
Fish, Human & Marine Ecosystem Health: Assessment & Education Plan Ucluelet Aquarium Society
Hospice Training 2009 Pacific Rim Hospice Society
Lost Shoe Trail Restoration Central Westcoast Forest Society
Morpheus Island Remediation & Interpretation Project Tonquin Foundation
Primary Playground Replacement Ucluelet Elementary School Parents Advisory Council
Raincoast Sustainable Living Project Raincoast Education Society
Roots of Empathy Westcoast Community Resources Society
Seniors Care: Extended Care, Intermediate Care & Assisted Living for Seniors Pacific Rim Communities Seniors Care Society
Sharing Nuu-Chah-Nulth Culture Ucluelet Elementary School
St Columba Centennial History Project St Columba Anglican Church Women
Stream Keepers Website Tofino Stream Keepers
Sustainability Camp 2009 Tofino Botanical Gardens Foundation
Trail Head Map Signs with Interpretive Component Wild Pacific Trail Society
USS Totem Project Ucluelet Secondary School
Wetland Surveys for Breeding Amphibians Wetland Stewards of the Clayoquot Biosphere Region
Wolf and Cougar Studies in Clayoquot Sound Strawberry Isle Marine Research Society

2007 Grants

Project

Proponent

West Coast Recreation Center Business Plan  Long Beach Recreation Society
West Coast Trades and Apprenticeship Program School District 70
Youth Activity Worker: Cultural, Education and Recreation Ahousaht Cultural Youth Centre
Young Naturalists Program  Raincoast Education Society
Sustainability Camp Tofino Botanical Gardens Foundation
Tla-o-qui-aht Language and Traditional Knowledge Multi-media Project Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation
Living our Ahousaht Language Ahousaht Cultural Youth Centre
Ahousaht Clean Harbour Project Celina Tuttle – Make it Happen
Integrating fisheries culture into the local elementary school curriculum Hesquiaht First Nation Fisheries
Wetland Surveys for Breeding Amphibians Wetland Stewards of the Clayoquot Biosphere Reserve Region
Carnivore Diet Component of the WildCoast Project – Predators, Prey and People Pacific Rim National Park Reserve of Canada
Wild Pacific trail Interpretive Signs Initiative Wild Pacific Trail Society
Outdoor Leadership Program Ucluelet Secondary School
Nuu-chah-nulth Language Centre Central Region Nuu-chah-nulth Language Group
Nism’a Project – Outdoor Education for Youth Nism’a Project Society
Canopy Study Biology Department, University of Victoria
Steller Sea Lions Pacific Rim National Park Reserve of Canada
Community Participation in Whale Studies Pacific Wildlife Foundation
CALL Program 2006 Wickaninnish Community School

2006 Grants

Project

Proponent

 Youth and the Biosphere Program  Tofino Botanical Gardens Foundation
 USS_Kayaking  Ucluelet Secondary School
 Young Naturalist Program  Raincoast Education Society
 Intertidal Education Material – Life History Manual  Ucluelet Aquarium Society
 Baseline Economic Data & Indicators  Tofino Business Association
 Fish Mort & Offal to Biofuel Feasibility Study  BC Environmental Youth Alliance
 First Nation Cultural Digitizing Project  Hesquiaht First Nation
 Nuu-chah-nulth Language Centre  Nuu-chah-nulth Central Region Language Group
 Nism’a Project Outdoor Education for Youth  Nism’a Project Society
 Bear Smart Community Development Planning  West Coast Bear Aware Committee
 Canopy Study – Arboreal Biodiversity across Spatial Scales  University of Victoria, Biology Department
 Outdoor Recreation and Sports Tourism  Ucluelet Chamber of Commerce
 Steller Sea Lion Project  Pacific Rim National Park Reserve
 Community Participation in Whale Studies  Pacific Wildlife Federation
   

2005 Grants

Project

Proponent

 Expansion of Ahousaht Youth Centre Library  Ahousaht Cultural Center Society
 Delivery of ‘Kindness Injection’ School Presentation in Ahousaht  Pacific Rim Hospice Society
 Train First Nation program leaders and educate First Nation children about the Nisma  The Nisma Project
 Nuu-chah-nulth Young Naturalist Program  Raincoast Education Society
 Youth Advocate  Westcoast Community Resources Society
 Expansion of the Community Action Lifeskills and Leadership program  Wickaninnish Community School Society, Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation
   

2004 Grants

Project

Proponent

 Grief and Loss Program  Pacific Rim Hospice Society
 Small Stream Recovery  Central Westcoast Forest Society
 Community Structure for Shellfish Plant  Ecotrust
 Biodiesel Collective  Tofino-Long Beach Chamber of Commerce
 Life Skills and Leadership Program  Wickaninnish Community School Society
 Cultural Awareness Through Arts  Pacific Rim Arts Society

2003 Grants

Project

Proponent

 First Nation Liaison and Participation in Community Events  Central West Coast Forestry Society
 Language Teacher Training  Central Region Nuu-chah-nulth Language Society
 An Arts Festival Approach to Cross-Cultural Understanding  Pacific Rim Arts Society
 Community Needs Assessment  West Coast Women’s Resource Society
 Lemmens Inlet Shellfish Carrying Capacity Study  Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council Fisheries/Clayoquot Sound Oyster Growers Association
 Kelp Inventory  West Coast Vancouver Island Aquatic Management Board
 Eelgrass Inventory  Strawberry Isle Research Society

2002 Grants

Project

Proponent

 Clayoquot Biosphere Region Educational Initiative  Raincoast Education Society
 Nuu-chah-nulth Language Program  Central Region Nuu-chah-nulth Language Society
 Westcoast Regional Recycling Options  Rainforest Regional Recycling Society
 Return of the Salmon Festival  Central Westcoast Forest Society
 Green Economic Opportunities Study  Friends of Clayoquot Sound
 Goosebarnacle Harvest  West Coast Vancouver Island Aquatic Management Board, West Coast Goosebarnacle Association, Nuu-chah-nulth Tribal Council