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Darkwoods Conservation Area south of Nelson
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The most comprehensive amphibian research project in Northern B.C.
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Project results and updatesMore
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33 fish & wildlife projects approved for $1.9 millionMore
38 fish & wildlife projects approved for $5.8 millionMore
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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
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New Vancouver Island Technical Committee Member Wanted FWCP is looking for a public representative to join our Coastal Region Vancouver Island Fish Technical Committee. You should bring a familiarity with fish and environmental issues, excellent communication […]
Help release juvenile White Sturgeon Come to Shelter Bay Provincial Park Tuesday, May 7, 2019 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and help release hundreds of juvenile White Sturgeon into the Arrow Lakes Reservoir. Learn […]
Update: Fish Passage in Coastal Region Wilsey Dam fish passage proposal endorsed The FWCP has endorsed a proposal to improve fish passage at the Wilsey Dam on the Shuswap River near Vernon. The proposal […]
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.