Sunset at Hay Bay, ON (Photo by Ethan Meleg)

Sunset at Hay Bay, ON (Photo by Ethan Meleg)

Featured Projects

  • Backus Woods, Ontario (Photo by NCC)
    Backus Woods and the Weston Family Trail

    In 2010, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), with the support of The W. Garfield Weston Foundation, successfully conserved Backus Woods, a spectacular older-growth Carolinian forest.
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  • Bird's-eye view of Trout Bay, Lake Superior, ON. (Photo by John Anderson)
    Big Trout Bay

    A conservation success fifteen years in the making
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  • Cockburn Island, Manitoulin Island Archipelago (Photo by NCC).
    Cockburn Island

    Along with its sister islands, Manitoulin and Drummond, Cockburn Island features an incredible variety of globally significant species and plant communities – the richest of any region within the Canadian portion of the Great Lakes basin.
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  • Elbow Lake, Frontenac Arch, ON (Photo by NCC)
    Elbow Lake

    In 2008, the Nature Conservancy of Canada protected 1,136 acres (460 hectares) on the Frontenac Arch: the Elbow Lake project. The land is in the very heart of one of the critical acquisition zones identified in the Frontenac Arch Natural Area Conservation Plan.
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  • Channel spring, Gervais property, Ottawa, ON (Photo by Daniel F. Brunton).
    Gervais Caves, Ottawa River Valley

    Did you know that Ottawa River Valley is home to the longest underwater cave system in Canada? Beneath the surface of the Ottawa River lies a subterranean wonderland seldom seen by the human eye – the Ottawa River Caves. The labyrinth measures over 10 kilometres in length and runs under several islands throughout the Ottawa River – including a four-kilometre section on the Ontario side of the river known as the Gervais Caves.
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  • Hikers in Happy Valley Forest, ON (Photo by NCC)
    Happy Valley's "Heart of the Forest"

    With an opportunity to secure a key property located right in the heart of the forest, NCC will be able to link our existing Happy Valley Forest lands to create a wildlife corridor for generations to come.
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  • Whitefish Lake, ON (Photo by NCC)
    Whitefish Lake

    Along the shores of beautiful Whitefish Lake in the Frontenac Arch are 120 acres of pristine wilderness.
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  • Wilson Island's cobble shores, Ontario (Photo by Michelle Derosier, Thunderstone Pictures)
    Wilson Island

    Amazing sand beaches, stunning sunsets and the calming sounds of waves lapping on a forested shoreline: these are just some of the spectacular features of Wilson Island.
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