Cobequid Hills, Nova Scotia (Photo by Mike Dembeck)

Cobequid Hills, Nova Scotia (Photo by Mike Dembeck)

Government of Canada Partnership

The power of partnership is at the heart of conservation success in Canada. The Nature Conservancy of Canada and the Government of Canada have been partners in conservation for many years,   through the Natural Areas Conservation Program and now through the Natural Heritage Conservation Program.

Both programs support the protection and stewardship of Canada’s most treasured landscapes from coast to coast to coast. This this partnership has already achieved nearly $1 billion in conservation outcomes in Canada.

  • The Forks Prairie Garden, Manitoba (Photo by Thomas Fricke)
    Natural Heritage Conservation Program

    2019-present
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  • Warner Philip Conservation Area, British Columbia (Photo by Tim Ennis/NCC)
    Natural Areas Conservation Program

    2007–2019
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  • Partnership map

    View our successes since the start of the program.
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