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: 78%

Administration: 12%

Philanthropy and marketing: 8%

Communications: 2%

Our supporters

Number of people who donate, volunteer, or engage with NCC: 209,000

Number of Conservation Volunteers events in the last year: 217

Number of Conservation Volunteers: 3,073

Species at risk

Number of species at risk * for which we have helped protect habitat: 197

* COSEWIC/SARA-assessed

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.

Supporter Spotlight

Atlantic puffins (Photo by Bill Caulfield-Browne)