An Hour From Vancouver There Is A Secret Island Where Everyone Lives Completely Off-Grid
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Lasqueti is a secret Canadian island where the vast majority of residents are completely off-grid.
The 2011 census recorded 426 people living in Lasqueti, who meet up to socialize in the island’s (one) bar and cafe. They have no need for money as they live off the land. Lasqueti also has a free store, where people can leave or collect items without any monetary exchange.
This journalist with 16×9 traveled there to see what it’s like to live off the grid. Have a look.