Read about the team.

The David Suzuki Foundation has released a Natural Capital study of Howe Sound that assesses the value of the region’s non-market ecosystem goods and services. View the study area map.

The Howe Sound Aquatic Forum was held in April 2014.

If you have questions or are searching for planning documents or technical information, please join our collaborative Google Group.

Sustainable Howe Sound is supported by the David Suzuki Foundation and partners including the Vancouver Aquarium, Islands Trust and the Future of Howe Sound Society. The Squamish Nation is a lead partner in planning on their traditional and unceded territory.


Howe Sound Aquatic Forum Summary (PDF, 9 MB) April 12 2014. Further documents from the Aquatic Forum can be found on this page.

Proposed Provincial Cumulative Affects Assessment for the Howe Sound Area (PDF, 2.4 MB) Howe Sound Community Forum, October 17 2014

Socio-Economic Baseline of the Howe Sound Area (PDF, 1.9 MB) July 22 2013

Xay Temíxw Land Use Plan (PDF, 409 KB) Land and Resources Committee, Squamish Nation, May 2001

Howe Sound 20/20 (PDF, 26 MB) Howe Sound Roundtable, February 1996


Howe Sound Base Map (PDF, 7.9 MB) showing current protected areas and land jurisdictions

Howe Sound Marine Map (PDF, 3 MB)

Howe Sound Bathymetry Map (PDF, 2.9 MB) showing marine depths