Consultation planned in Oak Bay for marine conservation area

Yacht club to host discussion on creation of marine park off South Coast

Community consultation on the proposed National Marine Conservation Area will be held on April 10.

Parks Canada director of marine planning Nick Irving and acting park superintendent Todd Shannon will be the keynote speakers.

The meeting will run from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Royal Victoria Yacht Club at 3475 Ripon Rd. The event is free, but guests are asked to register at to ensure there is space available.