Updated 2019 Action Plans available now
Grant intake now openMore
Grants available for fish & wildlife projects
Apply by Friday, Oct. 25, 2019FWCP Grants
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Students create wetland in MackenzieMore
Columbia River wetlands near EdgewaterMore
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FWCP funds recovery since 2008More
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97 Projects Approved 2019-2020
33 Coastal Region Projects 2019-2020
38 Columbia Region Projects 2019-2020
26 Peace Region Projects 2019-2020
Our regional Action Plans define our priorities and are the basis for the projects we fund. Review applicable Action Plans before starting and submitting your fall 2019 grant application for a fish or wildlife project.
We’re accepting grant applications now for fish and wildlife projects that align with our Regional Action Plans. Apply by Friday, Oct. 25, 2019 at 5 p.m. PDT.
Join our free online information for grant applicants on Wednesday, Oct. 2, at 10 a.m. PDT. Register now to learn more about our grants and Action Plans. RSVP to email@example.com
See our funding page for more info about our grants, including our info kit and regional requirements.
We’re a partnership between BC Hydro, the Province of B.C., Fisheries and Oceans Canada, First Nations and Public Stakeholders to conserve and enhance fish and wildlife in watersheds impacted by BC Hydro dams.Our Story
We publish final project reports on Provincial databases so our results, recommendations for next steps, and data are available to everyone. More than 1,000 final project reports are available. Review our searchable report lists for each FWCP region and consider if your fall 2019 grant application could build on past work.
See our Results page for project updates and outcomes.More
Updated 2019 Action Plans In 2018, the FWCP’s Columbia Region initiated a process to update its ecosystem‑based Action Plans and species of interest Action Plan. Updated 2019 Columbia Region Action Plans are now available. Our […]
The FWCP provided $400,000 towards the purchase of 423 acres to help conserve the Columbia Wetlands near Edgewater. The conservation property has outstanding habitat and connectivity for Grizzly Bears and American Badgers, winter range for […]
Land securement Funding land acquisition or securement is one of FWCP’s most effective tools to compensate for habitat loss resulting from the construction of BC Hydro dams. Land securement is when private land is purchased […]
The Fish & Wildlife Compensation Program is a partnership between BC Hydro, the Province of B.C., Fisheries and Oceans Canada, First Nations and Public Stakeholders to conserve and enhance fish and wildlife in watersheds impacted by BC Hydro dams.