Salmon sanctuary protected in Great Bear Rainforest: the last unprotected private property at the mouth of the Bella Coola River has been protected by the Nature Conservancy of Canada. The Tidal Flats Conservation Area protects inter-tidal marshes, mudflats and tidal channels that provide valuable habitat for waterfowl, shorebirds and juvenile salmon. Upland areas of the property are forested with western red cedar and Sitka spruce.The FWCP is one of several funders of this important land purchase.
Wanted: Vancouver Island fish technical committee member Our Vancouver Island fish technical committee is looking for a new member who has connections to stewardship groups and hands-on experience supporting initiatives to help conserve and enhance […]
Early engagement backgrounder and overview Introduction to the FWCP What is the FWCP? The Fish & Wildlife Compensation Program (FWCP) is a partnership between BC Hydro, the Province of B.C., Fisheries and Oceans Canada, First […]