British Columbia

The Nature Conservancy of Canada's first project in British Columbia was the 1974 acquisition of Mud Bay, a vibrant intertidal property in Vancouver's Boundary Bay. Since then we have completed more than 80 projects that protect more than 1 million acres (400,000 hectares) of this province's most ecologically significant land and water. Today, the BC Region continues to work with our partners to protect and steward British Columbia's natural heritage.

  • Julia Daly, BC Conservation Intern, 2014 (Photo by NCC)

    A week in Wuikinuxv

    Follow conservation intern Julia Daly's adventures in remote Rivers Inlet, on BC's central coast.

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  • Wood lilies
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    Wood lilies (Photo by Tim Ennis/NCC)
  • Volunteers battle gorse & Scotch broom, James Island, BC (Photo by NCC)
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    Volunteers battle gorse and Scotch broom, James Island, BC (Photo by NCC)
  • Cowichan Garry Oak Preserve, British Columbia (Photo by Tim Ennis/NCC)
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    Cowichan Garry Oak Preserve
  • Cedar waxwing, Okanagan Natural Area, British Columbia (Photo by NCC)
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    Cedar waxwing
  • Brittle prickly-pear cactus, Okanagan Natural Area, British Columbia (Photo by NCC)
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    Brittle prickly-pear cactus
  • Westbranch Mountains, Tatlayoko, British Columbia (Photo by Tim Ennis/NCC)
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    Westbranch Mountains
  • Sparrow Grasslands, BC (Photo by NCC)
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    Sparrow Grasslands, BC (Photo by NCC)
  • Elk
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    Elk (Photo by Twildlife-Dreamstime.com)
  • Female common merganser (Photo by Brent Wellander)
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    Female common merganser (Photo by Brent Wellander)
  • Marion Creek wetlands
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    Wetlands on Marion Creek Benchlands (Photo by NCC

  • Wood lilies
  • Volunteers battle gorse & Scotch broom, James Island, BC (Photo by NCC)
  • Cowichan Garry Oak Preserve, British Columbia (Photo by Tim Ennis/NCC)
  • Cedar waxwing, Okanagan Natural Area, British Columbia (Photo by NCC)
  • Brittle prickly-pear cactus, Okanagan Natural Area, British Columbia (Photo by NCC)
  • Westbranch Mountains, Tatlayoko, British Columbia (Photo by Tim Ennis/NCC)
  • Sparrow Grasslands, BC (Photo by NCC)
  • Elk
  • Female common merganser (Photo by Brent Wellander)
  • Marion Creek wetlands
  • Tatlayoko Lake Bird Observatory, BC

  • Frolek Ranch, Kamloops, BC

  • Swishwash Island, BC

Thank you for your interest in land conservation. Together we will achieve tangible results.