Stories from the field

See us in action

Read about the science and stewardship projects Conservation Volunteers are supporting across the country!

  • Volunteers ID dragonlfies at Minesing Wetlands (photo by NCC)
    Hailing our conservation heroes!

    In 2019, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) in Ontario was able to restore more prairie, count more butterflies and build more fish apartments than ever before – because of YOU!
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  • The team at île du Moine, Quebec (Photo by NCC)
    Nesting boxes: Encouraging the return of a threatened species

    Summer wouldn’t be the same without the twittering and warbling of barn swallows. The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is currently working on reintroducing the species by building and erecting nesting boxes on its île du Moine property in Sainte-Anne-de-Sorel, on Lac Saint-Pierre.
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Roving Reporters

Become an NCC Roving Reporter

Try your hand at creative writing as an honorary reporter at an NCC Conservation Volunteers event. Your story could earn you a $25 Mountain Equipment Co-op gift card! Learn more »

  • Pond at Nebo (Photo by Bill Armstrong)

    Out in the woods at Nebo

    Having experienced several Conservation Volunteers (CV) events on Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) properties over several years, spending...
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  • Fence lined with vinyl clips stretch across the prairie at NCC's Wideview property in Saskatchewan. (Photo by Bill Armstrong)

    Wideview revisited

    Barbed-wire fence clips help prevent wildlife injuries out on the prairies. Find out how.
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