Vancouver Island | British Columbia | Canada
Alpine
1589m
7 °c 6 km ENE
 
Nordic
1100m
10 °c 6 km SE
Lift Status & Conditions
LODGE
WHISKEY
NORDIC
HAWK

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PROGRAM

Mount Washington Alpine Resort and its staff are committed to responsible environmental management practices. These practices are to achieve balance between the operation and development of our resort and the sustainability of our natural environment. To fulfill this commitment with respect to our natural surroundings, we will ensure that proper consideration is given to the care and protection of our flora, land, water, air, wildlife, heritage and our aesthetic architecture and landscape by:

CONTINUAL IMPROVEMENT

  • Increase our knowledge of environmental best practices
  • Restore and enhance native vegetation
  • Set objectives and targets and work to fulfill a program for implementation

ESTABLISHMENT OF SUPERIOR STANDARDS

  • Meet all regulations with a goal to exceed these regulations
  • Initiate risk management procedures and response capacity
  • Promote environmental awareness amongst resort staff and our contractors

MINIMIZE IMPACTS

  • Reduce waste by actively encouraging Recycling, Reuse and Reduce philosophies
  • Incorporate environmental provisions into all of our planning and standard operating procedures

COMMUNICATIONS

  • Consult and involve the community
  • Publish our objectives and targets and report on our environmental performance
  • Mount Washington Alpine Resort Environmental Committee