White trillium, Creemore Nature Reserve, ON (Photo by NCC)

White trillium, Creemore Nature Reserve, ON (Photo by NCC)

News Releases

  • Nature Conservancy of Canada increases protection for Minesing Wetlands
    April 11, 2018

    Just in time for spring, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is adding over 100 acres (43 hectares) of protected area to the Minesing Wetlands, a significant site for migrating wetland birds heading north for the season.
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  • Ontario loves nature!
    March 29, 2018

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) welcomes the Government of Ontario’s commitment to nature contained in Budget 2018, released Wednesday. New funding has been earmarked to protect our forests, wetlands, lakes and rivers.
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  • Nature Conservancy of Canada protects two areas on the internationally important Saugeen Bruce Peninsula
    March 22, 2018

    NCC is announcing the protection of two important conservation areas south of Tobermory, on the Saugeen Bruce Peninsula.
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  • Race is on to protect the heart of the last intact forest corridor in eastern Ontario
    October 30, 2017

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is working to protect 120 acres, including 2.5 km of historic Rideau Waterway shoreline on Whitefish Lake.
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  • Using nature to inspire design
    October 18, 2017

    At 7 p.m., on October 19, at the rare Charitable Research Reserve, Jamie Miller will present on biomimicry, an approach to innovation that seeks sustainable solutions to human challenges by emulating nature’s time-tested patterns and strategies.
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  • Nature Conservancy of Canada creates virtual hike of globally rare ecosystem near Lake Simcoe
    September 14, 2017

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is creating a virtual hike of its Prairie Smoke property located in the important and globally rare Carden Alvar ecosystem, on the northeast side of Lake Simcoe.
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  • Ontario parks expanding thanks to partnership
    August 31, 2017

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada is pleased to announce that two of its significant land acquisitions have become Ontario Provincial Parks.
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  • Canada’s aquatic wildlife more endangered than pandas
    August 24, 2017

    Canada’s aquatic life is being threatened. Over 80 species of freshwater fish are at risk. Thirteen of these species are more endangered than the panda, and six are already extinct. One reason for this is loss of freshwater habitat.
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  • Help for an endangered songbird
    July 10, 2017

    Nature Conservancy of Canada saves globally significant habitat for grassland birds, including the endangered eastern loggerhead shrike.
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  • Nature Conservancy of Canada to host NatureTalks speaker series across Ontario, beginning in Thunder Bay
    June 16, 2017

    Nature Conservancy of Canada to host NatureTalks speaker series across Ontario, beginning in Thunder Bay
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  • Celebrating a successful cross-border partnership
    June 16, 2017

    Nature Conservancy of Canada unveils the recently acquired Big Trout Bay on the northern shores of Lake Superior.
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  • Nature Conservancy of Canada protects important natural habitat near Kingston
    June 5, 2017

    In recognition of World Environment Day, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has announced further conservation success in the Frontenac Arch. NCC has acquired six properties, together totalling 315 hectares (780 acres), which will remain undeveloped for the benefit of nature.
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  • Happy Valley Forest just got a little happier
    April 20, 2017

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has purchased another key conservation site in the heart of one of the GTA’s most biologically rich areas — the Happy Valley Forest — which has a lasting impact on the water supply for the entire area.
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  • NatureServe announces John L. Riley as 2017 Conservation Award recipient
    April 4, 2017

    John L. Riley, conservationist and author, has been selected as the NatureServe 2017 Conservation Award recipient.
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