What We Do
The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is the country’s largest national land conservation organization. Since 1962, we have helped to protect 2.8 million acres (more than 1.1 million hectares) across the country.
Our conservation process has been fine-tuned over decades of on-the-ground work, and continues to evolve to meet our changing needs.
How do we decide where to work?
How do we prioritize where we work first?
Learn more about our conservation planning process and the science behind our work.
Learn more about our unique public-private partnership with the Government of Canada.
NCC works in a wide range of forests across the country, each with their own unique characteristics and needs.
Find out about our research priorities, projects, partners, funding and other resources.
Land trusts and conservation organizations across Canada may be able to obtain financial support for their work in conserving ecologically sensitive land and improving best practices within their organization.
Learn more about some of the concepts and terms behind our work, discover some of the species whose habitat we aim to protect or download some of our conservation planning documents.