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As a result of the current impact of COVID-19, the Nature Conservancy of Canada urges you to postpone your trips to NCC conservation properties and trails until further notice.  Read more >

Since 1962, Canada’s leading not-for-profit, private land conservation organization, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC), has been protecting Ontario’s most important natural areas and the species they sustain. Along with its partners, NCC has helped to protect more than 84,226 hectares (more than 208,127 acres) in Ontario. From the north shore of Lake Superior to Pelee Island in Lake Erie, NCC works to protect the province’s most significant natural landscapes.

Stories from the Field

Volunteers ID dragonlfies at Minesing Wetlands (photo by NCC)

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! Continue Reading »

Pink lady's-slipper, ON (Photo by NCC)

Pink lady's-slipper, ON (Photo by NCC)

All’s fair in love and pollination

Learn how orchids are some of nature’s most accomplished tricksters. Continue Reading »

From Our Blog

Red-winged blackbird (Photo by Bill Hubick)

Red-winged blackbird (Photo by Bill Hubick)

Look for these first signs of spring across Canada

March 27, 2020

With the springing forward of our clocks and the increased daylight, many Canadians are getting antsy for the arrival of spring. What can be more delightful than noticing the little signs that signal the arrival of a new season, such as the... Continue Reading »

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