Gullchucks Estuary, BC

Gullchucks Estuary, BC

Stories From the Field

  • American badger (Photo by Max Allen/Shutterstock)
    Conserve it and they will come

    A birding tour at Columbia Lake-Lot 48 is interrupted by a welcome surprise.
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  • Dick Loomer hosted volunteers at his home to plant trees for Swishwash Island. (Photo by NCC)
    Remembering the Steward of Swishwash Island

    Dick Loomer was — and will always be — the Steward of Swishwash Island.
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  • Talking Mountain Ranch, BC (Photo courtesy TLC)
    Former TLC lands are in good hands

    Learn about the steps taken to ensure the 26 conservation lands NCC assumed responsibility for in 2016 will be managed for conservation, for now and forever.
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  • Adrian Leslie with the Google Trekker (Photo by NCC)
    Trekking on Darkwoods

    Google Trekker visited Darkwoods Conservation Area, the second stop on a cross-country tour of NCC sites. The device gathers 360-degree images that Google will stitch together to create a virtual hike.
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  • Glendale grizzlies, British Columbia (Photo by Klaus Gretzmacher)
    Independent science underlies Great Bear Rainforest deal

    In celebration of the recent agreement to protect 85 percent of the Great Bear Rainforest, we look back on the incredible efforts by NCC scientists and other experts to produce the independent scientific analyses that laid the foundation for this ground-breaking agreement.
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  • Juvenile burrowing owls (Photo by Lauren Meads)
    Breeding burrowers

    Standing at under a foot tall, with a wingspan of just 24 inches and long legs holding up a feathery, football-shaped body not much bigger than a beer can, the burrowing owl is a grasslands raptor whose curious habits (and piercing yellow eyes) make it an endearing, but perplexing, species.
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