W̱MÍYEŦEN Nature Sanctuary

(wh-my-eh-then: Place of the Deer)

(Formerly Mary Lake)

Nature Guardian Membership

How your membership helps:

Your yearly membership supports our ongoing work that:

  • encourages respect for nature
  • restores and maintains ecosystems that support endangered species, threatened plant communities and the Millstream watershed
  • nurtures collaboration with local First Nations – W̱SÁNEĆ Peoples.
  • creates opportunities for the return of traditional cultural use 
  • combines research from Scientific Naturalist Traditions (SNT) and First Nations Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK)

Increased community support helps us successfully meet the criteria for receiving grants.

Every member is a necessary part of our efforts to create this natural legacy for our future generations.


 Nature Guardian Member Benefits:


Throughout the Year

      • Attend our monthly Nature of Spirit Walk and Talk
      • Get front of the line invites to events and special discounts.
      • Receive our quarterly email newsletter to keep you updated about our conservation efforts, partnership work and events.
      • Voting privileges at our Annual General Meeting

Yearly Nature Guardian Memberships:

Full-time Student: $20

Individual: $30

Family: $45

Community Organizations & Non profits: $75

Companies: $100

Monthly Donations: Receive a Guardian of W̱MÍYEŦEN membership with monthly donation of $8  – $15.

Ways to Become a New Nature Guardian or Renew Membership

Online: By Credit Card

Please fill out the form below

NOTE: We do not share your information with 3rd parties.


Please download and print our Membership Form

Send it with your cheque by mail to:

W̱MÍYEŦEN Nature Sanctuary Society                                                         1772  Millstream Rd.                                                                                    Victoria B.C. V9B 6E4

Monthly Donation Option  (includes membership)

In Person:

Fill out a Membership Form here or at our events and make your payment by cash or cheque.

W̱MÍYEŦEN Nature Sanctuary

1772 Millstream Rd,
Victoria, BC V9B 6E4

[email protected]

W̱MÍYEŦEN Nature Sanctuary Society 1772 Millstream Rd.
Victoria, BC. V9B 6E4
Registered Charity BN: 11894 6953 RR0001

WSÁNEC Coast Salish

W̱MÍYEŦEN Nature Sanctuary lies within the traditional territories of the WSÁNEC (Saanich) Coast Salish Peoples.

​We recognize the integral role the ancestors of the WSÁNEC Coast Salish Peoples play as past stewards of the Highlands lands.

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