12 Feb '12, 8pm

Give An Eco-Valentine That Actually Saves The Planet

Give An Eco-Valentine That Actually Saves The Planet

This Valentine’s Day , it’s important to choose gifts and treats that make a positive impact on our world. If you want to give a memorable valentine that will actually help preserve one of the few pristine places left on our planet, think about putting your money where your heart is. In October 2010, the Mary Lake Conservancy was told they would have to raise at least $1 million of their total goal by January 2011 in order to have a shot at saving this unique property from development and pollution. The lake property is a stunning example of an imperiled dry Coastal Douglas fir ecosystem, so little of which remains intact. The property also serves as an important wildlife corridor and contiguous natural link between Thetis Lake and Gowlland Tod Parks and is a rare habitat for several endangered species. (Learn more about the campaign to Save Mary Lake on Care2 Causes: Seni...

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