NCC press conference with Halifax MP Andy Fillmore (Photo by NCC)

NCC press conference with Halifax MP Andy Fillmore (Photo by NCC)

Our Partners

The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) engages individuals and communities to achieve tangible results across Nova Scotia. Partnership is at the heart of these conservation successes. Our partners include landowners, foundations, corporations, governments, universities, other conservation organizations and individuals.

We are grateful to our partners who have been with us year after year, sharing our passion and vision for a natural Canada. Thank you for you support.

The partners listed below represent those groups that have an ongoing involvement in NCC's work.

A complete list of NCC donors and partners can be found in our annual report.

Corporate supporters

  • Burchell's
  • CBCL Limited
  • Clearwater Fine Foods Inc.
  • Corridor Resources Inc.
  • Davis Conservation Foundation
  • Duly Noted Stationary
  • Edward Young Reid & Lester John Barston lll Foundation
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car Foundation
  • Exxon Mobil Canada Limited
  • GENIVAR Inc.
  • Halifax Regional Municipality
  • J.D. Irving Limited
  • Maritimes & Northeast Pipelines
  • McInnes Cooper
  • Mike Dembeck Photography
  • Mountain Equipment Co-op
  • Northern Pulp Nova Scotia Corporation
  • Nova Scotia Crown Share Land Legacy Trust
  • Nova Scotia Fisherman
  • Province of Nova Scotia - Student Employment Program
  • Sage Environmental Program
  • Scotiabank
  • Strategic Charitable Giving Foundation - Peridot Fund
  • TD Friends of the Environment Foundation
  • Tek Pak Canada Inc.
  • Telus Corporation
  • The Great Eastern Corporation
  • The John and Judy Bragg Family Foundation
  • The Seagull Foundation
  • The Sobey Foundation
  • United Way of Halifax Region
  • William P. Wharton Trust

Science & stewardship partners

Every year dozens of groups get engaged with us out on the land. These partners help advance our mission of being an active contributor to conservation science and stewardship in Nova Scotia.

  • Atlantic Canada Conservation Data Centre
  • Bird Studies Canada
  • Blomidon Naturalists Society
  • Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society
  • Cape Mabou Trails Club
  • Clean Annapolis River Project
  • Eastern Shore Forest Watch Association
  • Gulf of Maine Institute
  • Harrison Lewis Centre
  • Kingsburg Coastal Conservancy
  • Mahone Islands Conservation Association
  • Mersey Tobeatic Research Institute
  • Musquodoboit Trailways Association
  • Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History
  • Nova Scotia Nature Trust
  • Port Joli Basin Conservation Society
  • Tusket Region Environmental Protection Association
  • Westport Ladies Auxiliary
  • individual Property Stewards


While most of our work takes place on private land, we still work closely with levels of government to manage our lands and support the conservation management priorities.

  • Environment Canada - Canadian Wildlife Service
  • Halifax Regional Municipality
  • Municipality of Argyle
  • Municipality of the County of Colchester
  • Nova Scotia Crown Share Land Legacy Trust
  • Nova Scotia Department of Environment, Protected Areas and Wetlands Branch
  • Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources
  • Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness
  • Regional Municipality of Digby

Academic institutions

Our conservation properties often serve as living laboratories for conservation research. These partners have worked with us over the years to build the conservation community's body of knowledge for conservation in Nova Scotia.

  • Acadia University
  • Dalhousie University
  • St. Francis Xavier University
  • St. Mary's University

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