A Glance at the Numbers
Number of acres (hectares) conserved
Since 1962, we've helped conserve 2.8 million acres (more than 1.1 million hectares) of ecologically significant land from coast to coast.
Where your money goes
Land and programs: 79%
Philanthropy and marketing: 8%
Number of people who donate, volunteer, or engage with NCC: 209,000
Number of Conservation Volunteers events in the last year: 224
Research projects on our properties in the last year: 161
Species at risk
Number of species at risk * for which we have helped protect habitat: 197
Note: In 2017, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) changed its methodology for calculating the species at risk metric to be the number of COSEWIC-assessed/SAR-listed taxa (excluding marine mammals and marine fishes) that occur on NCC-owned properties.