This great horned owl was spotted on the Cowichan Garry Oak Preserve property in British Columbia! Thank you Gabrielle Whitters for sharing your photo. ????
This great horned owl was spotted on the Cowichan Garry Oak Preserve
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See how NCC's national staff traded meetings and emails for gardening gloves and shovels!
See how NCC's national staff traded meetings and emails for gardening gloves and shovels

NCC national staff lend a hand for nature

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Here are 12 tricks to help capture the perfect wildlife photo this summer.
Here are 12 tricks to help capture the perfect wildlife photo this summer

12 tips for taking wildlife photos

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This past weekend, 60 guests from all over Ontario and the United States descended on Thunder Bay to celebrate the conservation of Big Trout Bay on the north shore of Lake Superior. We know it was a success because there were standing ovations, a few tears of gratitude and a whole bunch of smiling faces even after a long hike in the rain.

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This past weekend 60 guests from all over Ontario and the United
"As a conservationist and wildlife supporter, I get a lot of head turns when I say that I support zoos."
As a conservationist and wildlife supporter I get a lot of head

Why I believe that zoos help conservation

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Matt Mair
Carole Bissonnette
This week is #PollinatorWeek!

Pollinators are vital for creating and maintaining the habitats and ecosystems that many animals rely on for food and shelter. NCC has protected more than 2.8 million acres (1.1 million hectares) across the country, providing important habitat for these tiny, often overlooked workers.

Here are some of our favourite native insect pollinators!
This week is PollinatorWeek Pollinators are vital for creating and maintaining the
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Protected areas not only generate positive environmental benefits, but can also provide an opportunity for neighbouring regions to work together toward positive change.
Protected areas not only generate positive environmental benefits but can also provide

Parks for Peace

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Happy Father's Day!

Across the world, millions of animal fathers strive to ensure their offspring’s survival. Learn about 10 of the animal kingdom’s most devoted dads and the fascinating ways they look after their brood.
Happy Fathers Day Across the world millions of animal fathers strive to

Nature's most dedicated dads

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Christopher Vincenzo Nascimento
Happy Father's Day to all of our NCC supporters!

We hope you take the time to enjoy nature with your father figure today.
Happy Father's Day to all of our NCC supporters
"I grew up in a forest between the mountains and the ocean, with rivers in between. My childhood was all about nature. We always took our sketch pads with us to draw. Our days would disappear in the best possible way."
I grew up in a forest between the mountains and the ocean

Connecting to nature through art

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Today Nature Conservancy of Canada / Conservation de la nature Canada is celebrating the cross-border partnership that led to the purchase of the last privately owned, undeveloped bay between Duluth, Minnesota, and Thunder Bay, Ontario.

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Why are old-growth forests so important?
Why are oldgrowth forests so important

Old-growth forests 101

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Lake Superior’s north shore is the last of the Great Lakes wilderness shoreline. Fortunately, there’s still time to ensure this rugged shoreline remains wild for the long term.
Lake Superiors north shore is the last of the Great Lakes wilderness

Song of Northern Superior

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The World As I See It by Lady of the Zoos
Join the dark side!

Lighting up our skies doesn't just block your view of the stars, it can also alter the rhythms of nature. It can impact bats, bird migration, and the many species of insects that have their navigation systems disrupted by artificial lights.

With these few simple steps, you can bring the dark back to your yard ➜ bit.ly/nccsmallacts
Join the dark side Lighting up our skies doesnt just block your

Small Acts of Conservation

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Nature Conservancy of Canada / Conservation de la nature Canada marks Canadian Environment Week with the protection of 145 acres in Manitoba's Interlake Natural Area
Nature Conservancy of Canada Conservation de la nature Canada marks Canadian Environment

Helping Lake Winnipeg

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Coast to coast, there are endless opportunities for sailing in Canada. Prepare for the water with these sailing tips:
Coast to coast there are endless opportunities for sailing in Canada Prepare

Heard it from a Scout: Tips for safe sailing

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Five songs by Canadian artists that explore the presence of nature in our daily lives.
Five songs by Canadian artists that explore the presence of nature in our daily lives

Five Canadian songs that connect us to nature

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Norman Sponchia
Gloria Marsh
Happy #CanadianRiversDay!

While you might think about the Nature Conservancy of Canada / Conservation de la nature Canada as strictly a land conservation organization, you may be surprised to know we do a lot of work protecting Canada’s fresh water and coastal habitats.

NCC’s Conservation Volunteers are an important part of this work. Volunteers help restore native vegetation alongside...
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Happy CanadianRiversDay While you might think about the Nature Conservancy of Canada
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Celebrate the father figure in your life with NCC's new e-cards.
Celebrate the father figure in your life with NCC's new ecards

Father's Day e-cards

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#DYK there are bears on Prince Edward Island? Well, sort of. Tiny, microscopic water bears!
DYK there are bears on Prince Edward Island Well sort of Tiny microscopic water bears

There are bears on Prince Edward Island

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Maggie Graham
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