NatureKids BC is launching a new pollinator citizen science project this week that encourages kids and their families all over British Columbia to collect data on local pollinators. The project will provide opportunities for children to get involved in real science and learning about nature on their doorstep.   Through pollinator surveys and education materials, children will […]

There’s just over a week left to send in your PCAF application. These grants are available to BC conservation projects with a strong volunteer component. For information on how to apply, see our PCAF application webpage. 

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  Victoria, BC – Premier John Horgan has announced the successful acquisition of Eagle Heights Grasslands near Koksilah River Provincial Park. Premier Horgan, along with Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy Minister George Heyman and Cowichan Valley MLA Sonia Furstenau, made the announcement on Thursday morning at West Shawnigan Lake Park. They were joined […]

The following organizations have been approved for funding under our Invasive Mussels Lake Monitoring program:   Columbia Shuswap Invasive Species Society Upper Fraser Fisheries Conservation Alliance Sea to Sky Invasive Species Council Fraser Valley Invasive Species Society Lillooet Regional Invasive Species Society Central Kootenay Invasive Species Society East Kootenay Invasive Species Council Invasive Species Council […]

HCTF project leader Michelle Evelyn looks at a new painted turtle hatchling on the Sunshine Coast.

Sunshine Coast residents are being asked to keep their eyes open for one of the most wonderful signs of spring: tiny baby turtles emerging from their underground nests. The coastal population of Western painted turtle is federally threatened and provincially red-listed and faces many threats. For over a decade, the Sunshine Coast Wildlife Project has […]