The Nature Conservancy of Canada asked a group of Grade 4 students in Alberta what nature means to them, and the budding nature lovers didn’t hold back! The organization also caught up with some of its most dedicated supporters, Leaders in Conservation, during a photograph workshop, to hear what they had to say.
Dan Kraus, NCC’s senior director of conservation program development, reflects on the natural sense of well-being that comes from hugging trees.
Looking back on her childhood growing up in Bancroft, Ontario, Michelle Dano fondly remembers 10-day canoeing trips with her family and summers at a rustic cottage spent playing in a lake and exploring nature.
The satisfaction that comes with “results you can walk on” is just one reason that Calgarians Tony and Liz Fricke support the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC).
The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) encourages you to visit one or more of its properties and connect with nature.
Program builds natural legacy and protects species at risk
Kailey Setter, NCC Coordinator of the Conservation Volunteers program in Alberta, describes the feelings of peace and connectedness she felt on a visit to an NCC property in Saskatchewan.
We care about what we know – which is why the fate of Canada’s diverse ecosystems and the plants and animals they support lies partly in ensuring Canadians have opportunities to explore the country’s wild places and natural landscapes.
We spoke with Bruce Kirkby, an award-winning wilderness writer and adventure photographer to get his take on what makes a great nature photo.
The Conservation Volunteers program allows Canadians countless opportunities to get outside, lend a hand and enjoy our country’s natural spaces.
Engaging Canadians of all ages in protecting our country’s species and natural habitats.
Through its Nature Days program, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is creating opportunities for city kids to explore the natural world.
“I would volunteer again in a heartbeat. The experience was very rewarding and I appreciated the opportunity to meet and work with other like-minded people who value conservation and keeping wild areas intact and healthy.”