August 26 and 27, 2020More
Photo: Barb Houston
Our Coastal, Columbia and Peace Region boards approved ~$8.7 million for 36 fish and 63 wildlife projects for 2020-2021.More
Wood frog Photo: Alana Higginson BC Wildlife Federation
Puntledge River Watershed
Chinook Photo: iStock randimal
Photo: Wildlife Infometrics Inc.
White-bark Pine Restoration
Photo: Kim North
99 Projects Approved 2020-2021
28 Coastal Region Projects 2020-2021
43 Columbia Region Projects 2020-2021
28 Peace Region Projects 2020-2021
Our annual intake of grant applications for fish and wildlife projects opens Wednesday, August. 12, 2020. Everything you’ll need to develop a project idea and grant application will be available then.
If you’re applying for a grant in our Peace Region, be sure to learn more about and submit your notice of intent by Friday, Sept. 11, 2020.
Find out what projects we’re funding this year. Read our project lists.More
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.
See our Results page for project updates and outcomes.More
Toadfest turned 10! Toadfest celebrated its 10th anniversary at Summit Lake Provincial Park on August 21 and 22, 2019 with 500 celebrants who learnt all about Western Toads and other species in the local area. They […]
Five floating nesting platforms on Whatshan Reservoir, near Fauqiuer, are proving successful in enhancing Common Loon productivity. Since 2013, the average nesting success has increased from 29% to 61% of pairs effectively hatching young. Productivity […]
63 fish tagged in Arctic Grayling study Sixty-three fish tagged in Year 1 In Year 1 (2018), 63 fish (50 Arctic Grayling and 13 Bull Trout) were tagged (acoustic transmitters, and/or PIT [Passive Integrated Transponder] […]
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.