See us in Action Stories
NCC staff share their volunteer stories
Hear from the conservationists that craft all of NCC's unique Conservation Volunteers events.
Celebrating the 2010s: a decade of Conservation Volunteers
Looking back on the past decade of Conservation Volunteers at the Nature Conservancy of Canada.Read more »
Explore what NCC is doing for shorebird conservation in partnership with Bird Studies Canada, Manitoba Important Bird Area Program, Souris River Watershed District, and Environment and Climate Change CanadaRead more »
Taking time to celebrate our success and say thank you
Thanks to your support over the years, NCC has been able to do great things for conservation. So let's celebrate our past success, as we look forward, with hope, to meeting each other out in nature again.Read more »
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.Read more »
Thank you, Freshwater Bay bioblitzers!
In July, 22 dedicated volunteers joined NCC staff for our first-ever “bioblitz” at Freshwater Bay. We had a great day in the field, identifying the bird, plant, lichen, and mammal species on the 98-hectare (243-acre) future nature reserve, located along the East Coast Trail. Read more »
Thank you, Murray Harbour volunteers!
In August 2019, volunteers from NCC and INT travelled to the island nature reserves in Murray Harbour, PEI, to sweep them clean of plastics and marine garbage.Read more »
Hotels with a lot of buzz
NCC staff and volunteers build bee hotels for solitary native bees to nest.Read more »
Planting for the monarch’s future, one flower at a time
This fall, the monarch butterfly, an emblematic insect of North American, will begin its journey to Mexico, one of the most important migratory phenomena in the animal kingdom. Read more »