BC is home to more biodiversity than any province or territory in Canada. Yet, 43% of the province’s assessed species have low or dwindling populations. Saving their habitat is the first step in protecting wildlife, fish and plants.

The Nature Trust of British Columbia protects the natural riches of the province by building a treasury of wild natural areas that conserve iconic and important species at risk.

The Nature Trust of BC is a leading non-profit land conservation organization. Since 1971 we have acquired more than 500 conservation properties in British Columbia.

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To learn about one of our 500 conservation properties, click on our easy to use interactive map. You’ll discover when critical habitat was purchased or donated, the size of each property, wildlife and plants protected, and our land management partners.

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Conserving land in BC since 1971

The Nature Trust of British Columbia is a leading non-profit land conservation organization. We protect and care for BC’s most critical habitats for vulnerable wildlife, fish and plants. Since 1971, The Nature Trust and our partners have saved more than 175,000 acres (71,000 hectares) of private land.