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$1 million to preserve and protect B.C. conservation lands

VICTORIA - The Province of British Columbia and the Nature Conservancy of Canada have partnered to ensure the continued protection of several ecologically sensitive properties formerly owned by The Land Conservancy of BC (TLC). The Province has committed $1 million and will assume ownership of several of the 26 conservation properties transferred from TLC to [...]

By | 2017-01-03T18:27:34+00:00 October 29th, 2015|Kootenay's, Okanagan, Press Release, Vancouver Island|0 Comments

Member Donation Helps Pay Down Abkhazi Garden Mortgage; Sale of TLC’s Hardy Mountain Doukhobor Village furthers debt elimination goal

NEWS RELEASE MEMBER DONATION HELPS PAY DOWN ABKHAZI GARDEN MORTGAGE Sale of TLC’s Hardy Mountain Doukhobor Village furthers debt elimination goal FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 16, 2015 Victoria, BC –The Land Conservancy of B.C. (TLC) has made further progress with its Plan of Compromise and Arrangement this week, paying off $577,000 in debt to secured [...]

By | 2016-10-26T18:37:55+00:00 July 16th, 2015|Kootenay's, Okanagan, Press Release, Vancouver Island|0 Comments

Grasslands

For most of my life, grasslands have been a mystery. Hiking with my family through the open meadows and forests of the Thompson valley I yearned for the tight-knit forest of the coast that dripped moisture off cedar boughs into the thirsty fronds of fern. Trees meant shade, pristine wilderness, and their forest density offered [...]

By | 2016-10-26T18:39:29+00:00 July 19th, 2010|Kootenay's|0 Comments

Teck Metals Ltd. Creates Endowment for TLC’s Fort Shepherd Conservancy Area

Teck Metals Ltd. has donated $400,000 to create an endowment fund ensuring future management of the 964-hectare Fort Shepherd Conservancy area, which runs along more than 8 kilometres of the Columbia River, south of the city of Trail. The Fort Shepherd Conservancy Area is one of The Land Conservancy’s (TLC) model conservation properties [...]

By | 2016-10-26T18:39:40+00:00 November 18th, 2009|Fort Shepherd Conservancy Area, Kootenay's, Press Release|0 Comments