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A community supported newsletter with articles, current events and news updates written by, and for, Lasqueti Island residents.

NURSE'S NOTES:

This months article is written with some help from Larry (Dr. McClure). We thought we would provide a general discussion on medical tests. . . 

RECYCLING

Green Cleaning  - according to Wikipedia, is using products and procedures safe for the environment which don’t emit pollutants ...

Medicinal Plants

Alder: There are several species of Alder worldwide, ours is Red Alder, but they all have similar medicinal uses. While it was used extensively by First ...

BIG NEWS

FROM THE JFC!

A Word From Our Representatives

We’re very pleased to announce that the Xwe’etay/Lasqueti  Island Indigenous Heritage Survey is ready for community participation!  This is the next step of the Xwe’etay/Lasqueti Island Community Archaeology Project which will one day culminate in a joint First Nations and Lasqueti community archaeological dig/exploration.

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The Last Stand For Ancient Temperate Rainforests

On April 1, the B.C. Supreme Court granted an injunction for the Teal Jones Group to continue the logging of the 57.5 percent remaining Fairy Creek old growth watershed, which is home to trees more than 2000 years old and a wide variety of ecosystems.

COMMUNITY VIEWS:

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Provisions

May 2021 News

Hello Lasqueti, May is here and Spring is whispering
Summer is coming soon!

Here are a few things happening this month we would like to let you know about...

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