New board member!

Meet our new Columbia Region board member Samara Kolasko Samara Kolasko is a biologist working in Revelstoke and has a M.Sc. from Simon Fraser University. She has six years of experience in terrestrial ecosystem conservation, […]

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264,239 Chinook smolts released

Over a quarter of a million Chinook smolts released in effort to rebuild population Every year, the FWCP contributes to the Puntledge River Hatchery in Courtenay to support the production of Chinook and help rebuild […]

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Wild Bytes

WildBytes Peace Region

  E-letter Peace Region May 2022  

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Project Lists

2022-2023 fish and wildlife project lists Coastal Region Project List Columbia Region Project List Peace Region Project List 2022-2023 Project Map Coastal Region 2021-2022 Project List 2020-2021 Project List 2019-2020 Project List 2018-2019 Project List […]

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Klinse-Za caribou herd size triples

Enhancing Caribou Survival in the Klinse-Za Herd The Klinse-Za caribou herd—near extirpation less than ten years ago—has tripled in number thanks to recovery efforts led by the West Moberly First Nations and Saulteau First Nations […]

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Welcome to the Fish & Wildlife Compensation Program

Thank you for subscribing! You’ll start receiving our e-letter, annual reports and newsletters soon! You can expect updates and results from fish and wildlife projects underway now, early notice of our annual grant intake and […]


Info kits for grant recipients

Info kit: next steps for approved grant recipients If your fall 2021 grant application is approved for 2022-2023 by our regional boards, read our info kit about next steps for approved grant recipients. See our […]


Methylmercury and fish in the Peace River system

Study results: methylmercury levels in fish Through our work with Indigenous Nations and local communities, we’ve heard concerns about how reservoir creation on the Peace River system has affected methylmercury levels in fish. That’s why […]

Peace Region

300 at-risk turtles released in Lower Mainland watersheds

Western Painted Turtle Recovery in Lower Mainland Watersheds Over 300 western painted turtles have been released in Lower Mainland watersheds to help support the province’s only remaining freshwater turtle, which is federally listed as Threatened […]

Coastal Region

8 nesting structures installed

Improving habitat for at-risk swallows Artificial nesting structures, the first of eight to be installed in the Columbia Wetlands, will provide much-need habitat for at-risk swallows. Habitat loss is a key factor in the decline […]

Columbia Region

24 new areas of critical bull trout habitat identified

Assessing Bull Trout spawning in Williston Reservoir Twenty-four new areas of critical bull trout habitat—including 16 critical spawning zones—have been identified in the Williston Reservoir Watershed, thanks to aerial surveys of almost 400 km of […]

Peace Region

Annual Newsletter

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Annual Reports

2020-2021 Annual Reports Coastal Region Annual Report Columbia Region Annual Report Peace Region Annual Report 2019-2020 Annual Reports Coastal Region Annual Report Columbia Region Annual Report Peace Region Annual Report 2018-2019 Annual Reports Coastal Region […]

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Acting Peace Region Manager

Meet Jen! Jen Walker-Larsen is taking on the role of acting regional manager in our Peace Region while Chelsea Coady is on maternity leave until fall 2022. Jen is a biologist and professional communicator who […]

Peace Region