, Claire Farrell
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Our approach

WCS Canada uses a unique blend of on-the-ground scientific research and policy action to help protect wildlife and ecosystems across Canada.

Indigenous partnerships

Indigenous partnerships

Our scientific research takes place on Indigenous lands and waters. We are committed to reconciliation through research and conservation of wildlife, lands, and waters with Indigenous Peoples.

Biodiversity

Biodiversity

Some of the most biodiverse areas in Canada are under tremendous pressure.

Climate change

Climate change

Climate change is already reshaping natural systems, changing everything from snow cover and water levels to the size and intensity of wildfires.

Natural resource development

Natural resource development

We advocate for a big-picture approach that considers cumulative impacts.

Conservation planning

Conservation planning

WCS Canada helps to shape land use planning and impact assessment policy.

One Health

One Health

Human health and wellbeing are connected to the health of the natural world.