References List For Managing Growth and Density

[1]   Taken from each island’s 2016 Census Community Profile except Pender which was calculated based on population and size data in its Wikipedia entry.

[2]   Taken from each location’s 2016 Census Community Profile

[3]   See “Average Household Size” data at Gabriola Island Trust Area 2016 Census Profile.

[4]   Gabriola Health and Wellness Collaborative. 2020. Gabriola Health Report. Page 2.

[5]   See “Mobility” data at Gabriola Island Trust Area 2016 Census Profile. See link in Note 3 above.

[6]   See “Private dwellings occupied by usual residents” data at Gabriola Island Trust Area 2016 Census Profile. See link in Note 3 above.  

[7]   Dillon Consulting. Housing Needs Assessment, Northern Region of Islands Trust. 2018. Page 11.

[8]     Line graph derived from data provided in Dillon Consulting. Housing Needs Assessment, Northern Region of Islands Trust. 2018. Page 12.  


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References List For Biodiversity and Groundwater Conservation

Annual Report 2019/20, Islands Trust Conservancy: http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/media/349929/islandstrust-2020-annual-report-web.pdf

BC Water Sustainability Act: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/environment/air-land-water/water/laws-rules/water-sustainability-act

Climate Change, Islands Trust, 2020: http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/trust-council/projects/climate-change/

Coastal Douglas Fir Conservation Partnership website: 

http://www.cdfcp.ca/

Coastal Douglas Fir Ecosystems, Coastal Douglas-Fir Conservation Partnership, no date:

http://www.cdfcp.ca/images/CDFCP_Coastal.Douglas-fir.Ecosystems_Brochure_WEB.pdf

Conservation Status of Gabriola Island Local Trust Area, Islands Trust Conservancy, 2019: http://www.islandstrustconservancy.ca/media/84750/gabriola-island-profile-dec_2019-web.pdf 

Development Permit Areas: Gabriola Island, 2012: http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/media/218578/gbdpafactsheetfeb2012.pdf

Gabriola Island: Coastal Douglas-fir Forests, Islands Trust, 2020: http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/media/350087/itc_cdf_gabriola_web.pdf 

Gulf Islands Groundwater Protection – A Regulatory Toolkit, Islands Trust, 2014: http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/media/259555/groundwater-toolkit.pdf 

2018-2027 Regional Conservation Plan, Islands Trust Conservancy: http://www.islandstrustconservancy.ca/media/84821/itc_2018-11_rcp-2018-2027-web_final.pdf 

2018-2027 Regional Conservation Plan – Summary, Islands Trust Conservancy: http://www.islandstrustconservancy.ca/media/84848/itc-rcp-summary-20181017-web.pdf 

Land Use Planning Tools and Practices for Sensitive Ecosystems, Islands Trust Conservancy, 2018: http://www.islandstrustconservancy.ca/i-am-a/local-government/seplanning/

Land Use Planning Tools to Protect Water in the Islands Trust Area, Islands Trust, 2017: http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/trust-council/projects/water-resource-information-for-islanders/land-use-planning-tools/ 

Protecting the Coastal Douglas-fir Zone & Associated Ecosystems Toolkit, Islands Trust, 2018: http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/media/346674/cdf-toolkit-final-web.pdf 

Rainwater Harvesting, Islands Trust Conservancy, 2020: http://www.islandstrustconservancy.ca/our-initiatives/privateconservation/land-stewardship/rainwater-harvesting/ 

Rainwater Harvesting Best Practices Guidebook, Regional District of Nanaimo, 2012: https://rdn.bc.ca/sites/default/files/legacy_asp/events/attachments/evID6235evattID1344.pdf 

A Sensitive Ecosystem Guide for Islands Trust Area Property Owners, Islands Trust Conservancy, no date: http://www.islandstrustconservancy.ca/media/9590/itf-sembrochure-final-jan25.pdf

Water Resource Information for Islanders, Islands Trust, 2020: http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/trust-council/projects/water-resource-information-for-islanders/ 

Wells and Our Groundwater, Islands Trust, 2019: http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/trust-council/projects/water-resource-information-for-islanders/wells-and-groundwater/


References List for Housing Need and Affordability

Gabriola Island Official Community Plan

Gabriola Island Land Use Bylaws 

Links to all Gabriola Island planning bylaws and associated documents:  http://www.islandstrust.bc.ca/islands/local-trust-areas/gabriola/bylaws/ 

Residential Rental Tenure Zoning – Bulletin
BC Ministry of Municipal Affairs, 2018 

Housing (webpage)
Islands Trust, 2020

Gabriola Health Report
Gabriola Health and Wellness Collaborative, 2020 

Housing Needs Assessment
Northern Region of Islands Trust
Dillon Consulting, 2018

An Affordable Housing Strategy for Gabriola Island
People for a Healthy Community, 2012 

Gabriola Island Affordable Housing Needs Assessment
Islands Trust, Weller Consulting, 2009

Gabriola Census Profile
Statistics Canada, 2016

Housing Needs Report 
Regional District of Nanaimo, 2020