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

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

News Releases

  • Non-profit looking to expand conservation lands in Essex County
    April 16, 2019

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada is looking to protect 102 acres (41 hectares) of rare wetlands, woods and meadows in the heart of Essex County.
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  • A champion for conservation
    April 5, 2019

    Thanks to retired businessman Frank Charles Miller’s million-dollar donation, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) will be able to protect more conservation land in Ontario.
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  • The race is on to conserve Lake Huron’s last, large wilderness island in the Great Lakes
    March 22, 2019

    This World Water Day, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is announcing a campaign to expand a large conservation area on Cockburn Island. If successful, it will become the national not-for-profit land trust’s largest land conservation project in Ontario.
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  • Massive wetland creation project announced
    February 2, 2019

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is looking to undertake a large-scale, multi-year restoration project on Pelee Island in Lake Erie. Over the next few years, the national land conservation organization will create a substantial 62-acre (25-hectare) wetland, restore 20 acres (8 hectares) of native meadow, tackle invasive phragmites, and create new trails and signage to welcome island visitors and the local community.
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  • Ontario species at risk get increased protection
    December 17, 2018

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) and Long Point Basin Land Trust (LPBLT) today announced the protection of four sites totalling 145 hectares (358 acres). These expand an important conservation area near Port Rowan, just north of Lake Erie.
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  • Nature Conservancy of Canada hosts final instalment in event series highlighting the importance of citizen science
    October 18, 2018

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is pleased to present Ontario NatureTalks, generously supported by the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG), taking place this Thursday in Ottawa, Ontario.
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  • Swapping shrubs for songbirds
    October 11, 2018

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) can now do more to help grassland birds on the internationally important Carden Alvar, located northeast of Lake Simcoe.
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  • One of the last wild shorelines on Presqu’ile Bay protected for the long term
    October 10, 2018

    Today, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) and Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC), announced the protection of 93 hectares (231 acres) and 2.5 kilometres of undeveloped Lake Ontario shoreline and coastal wetland near Brighton, Ontario.
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  • Rare coastal wetlands protected on the north shore of Lake Superior
    September 14, 2018

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) and its partners today announced the creation of a new 3,170-hectare (7,835-acre) protected area in northwestern Ontario.
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  • Citizen science leading to new discoveries, thanks to advances in technology
    August 30, 2018

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is pleased to present Ontario NatureTalks, generously supported by the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG), taking place this Thursday near Kingston, Ontario.
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  • Help for an endangered songbird rarer than the panda
    July 25, 2018

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has announced the expansion of an important conservation area in eastern Ontario. The non-profit conservation group has purchased 31 hectares (78 acres) of key eastern loggerhead shrike habitat north of Napanee.
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  • Nature Conservancy of Canada protects heart of last intact forest corridor along Rideau Waterway
    June 14, 2018

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is announcing the protection of 48 hectares (120 acres), including 2.5 kilometres of historic Rideau Waterway shoreline, on Whitefish Lake. Thanks to the support of many donors, this important piece of the local conservation puzzle is now protected for the long term.
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  • Celebrating restoration on the plains
    May 12, 2018

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), in honour of World Migratory Bird Day, hosted the inaugural Hazel Bird Day; a family-friendly event with hikes, talks and a BBQ lunch at the Hazel Bird Nature Reserve, on the Rice Lake Plains, just 20 minutes north of Cobourg.
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  • 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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