Maps of Bowen Island

Caring for Nature: The Nex̱wlélex̱wm/Bowen Island Biodiversity Conservation Initiative

an old-fashioned looking compass rose showing north at the top with the face of a frog in the centre.

Maps help us visualize data that will be key to understanding our island and its natural habitats.

Streams, ponds, lakes, wetlands and supply watersheds.

portrait of John Dowler

These maps were created by John Dowler, using GIS data from Metro Vancouver, the Province of BC, Islands Trust, Bowen Island Municipality and members of the technical team of the Caring for Nature Initiative. Alan Whitehead, Bob Turner, Jeff Matheson and Will Husby provided insightful scientific and cartographic advice.

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