Conservation Volunteers group on Hirtles Beach, NS (Photo by NCC)

Conservation Volunteers group on Hirtles Beach, NS (Photo by NCC)

Stories From the Field

  • Aerial view of Foxner Nature Reserve, NB (Photo by Mike Dembeck)
    Conserving water for wildlife

    For the first time, all the rivers and streams in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, PEI, and eastern Quebec have been mapped.
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  • Open house in Halifax on May 7 (Photo by NCC)
    NCC hosts successful open house event in Halifax

    NCC hosts open house event to promote the Halifax Wilderness Park project.
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  • Dan Kraus
    Why Canada matters on World Wetlands Day — Dan Kraus

    Dan Kraus, a conservation scientist with the Nature Conservancy of Canada, talks about the importance of Canada's wetlands, including those in Nova Scotia.
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  • Recently hatched snapping turtle (Photo by Sasha McCormick)
    Born to be wild on the Musquodoboit River

    A small group of NCC staff and supporters had an amazing encounter with baby snapping turtles on a trip to the Musquodoboit River.
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  • Bill Freedman, 25-year volunteer with the Nature Conservancy of Canada (Photo by Mike Dembeck)
    Honouring Dr. Bill Freedman

    At a Celebration of Life in Halifax, there were many stories told, through laughter and tears, about professor Bill Freedman (known to many as Dr. Bill): a respected scientist, an optimistic ecologist and a passionate teacher who served as both Atlantic and National Board Chair for the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC).
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  • Johnson's Mills, New Brunswick (Photo by NCC)
    One third of North America's birds in trouble

    A new report has found birds in North America, including Atlantic Canadian shorebirds and ocean birds, are facing serious population declines.
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Supporter Spotlight

Atlantic puffins (Photo by Bill Caulfield-Browne)