Securing conservation lands in our Coastal Region

Bella Coola Tidal Flats Photo: Michael Wigle

70 ha protected in Great Bear Rainforest

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.

Learn more: COA-F20-W-3259-DCA