FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 28, 2020
$238,056 granted to 16 South Vancouver Island Salmon Community Projects by Pacific Salmon Foundation
VANCOUVER – The Pacific Salmon Foundation (PSF) announces grants for 16 projects in the South Vancouver Island region, totaling $238,056 through the PSF Community Salmon Program (CSP). The total value of the projects, which includes community fundraising, contributions and volunteer time, is $1,488,711 and is focused on the rehabilitation of key Pacific salmon habitats and stock enhancement in the South Vancouver Island area.
(l-r) Eva Riccius, Sannich Parks; Ward Bond, PSF Board member, B.C. Agriculture Minister Lana Popham, Darrell Wick, President of Friends of Mt. Douglas Park Society, and Michael Meneer, President of PSF, at Douglas Creek Bridge and Interpretive Area, Victoria BC, July 2020