Central Coast Rainforest
The Gullchucks Estuary brings together huge stands of old-growth coastal rainforest, a wild salmon-bearing river, and a floodplain and estuary that provides a home for hundreds of coastal species.
The Koeye River estuary has been identified by scientists as one of the most outstanding estuaries in British Columbia and is listed as a Protected Area under the Great Bear Rainforest agreement.
Rivers Inlet Conservation Lands
Located on the Central Coast, in the heart of the Great Bear Rainforest, Rivers Inlet is a rich landscape of forest, ocean and First Nations culture.
This estuary in the heart of the Great Bear Rainforest provides essential habitat for salmon, grizzly bear, migratory birds and many other iconic BC wildlife species.
In 2016, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) acquired 47 hectares (98 acres) of Spider Island, on BC’s central coast.
Iclhicwani sits along the Bella Coola River, protecting vital wetland, river and forest habitats in the Great Bear Rainforest.