British Columbia

The Nature Conservancy of Canada's first project in British Columbia was the acquisition of Mud Bay in 1974 — a vibrant intertidal property in Vancouver's Boundary Bay. Since then, we have completed more than 100 projects that protect almost 1 million acres (400,000 hectares) of the province's most ecologically significant land and water. Today, the B.C. Region continues to work with our partners to protect and steward British Columbia's natural heritage.

Stories from the Field

Ray Van Steinburg, Pine Butte Ranch (Photo by NCC)

Ray Van Steinburg, Pine Butte Ranch (Photo by NCC)

Remembering Ray Van Steinburg

Ray Van Steinburg dedicated his life to ranching in the grasslands of the East Kootenay. Thanks to his visionary partnership with NCC, Pine Butte Ranch is one of BC’s best examples of working ranches contributing to conservation. Continue Reading »

"Wolf in the Woods" from Sea Cider's Canadian Invasion series (Photo by Sea Cider)

Canadian Invasion

Throughout April, Sea Cider Farm & Ciderhouse is making it easy to support conservation and help control invasive species while enjoying some of BC's best cider. Continue Reading »

From Our Blog

Talking Mountain Ranch, BC (Photo courtesy TLC)

Former TLC lands are in good hands

March 24, 2017

Habitat conservation, simply put, is about protecting nature. But like most things worth doing, great conservation can be challenging and complex. In the fall of 2015, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) announced it had accepted... Continue Reading »

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