BCLSS member Adam Ungstad has written an impressive guidebook covering 31 lakes near Victoria, BC. The book covers recreational opportunities, native flora and fauna, and local history. The book contains stunning colour photographs from local photographers that bring the book to life, and a ‘Lakes 101’ section answers questions like what makes one lake warmer than another, or the difference between pond lilies and water lilies. Anyone who loves lakes will enjoy reading this book!
Ask for ‘Lakes of Victoria, BC’ at your local bookstore, or visit www.secretlakes.ca and use the discount code “BCLSS” for 15% off your copy of either the paperback or digital version.
While you are on the website check out the blog to learn more about local and regional organizations working to protect the lakes and watersheds of Victoria, BC, what is harmful to lakes, how lakes in BC are named, and much more!”