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February 2014

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Posted by: Marketing on February 28, 2014 at 4:08 pm

 

Visitors to the Museum of Vancouver's Rewilding Vancouver exhibit may be inspired to help REWILD Vancouver.

The following is a list of local organizations who are doing their part to preserve and improve our environment. Please consider lending your support to one or more of these groups:

 

Pacific Salmon Foundation

www.psf.ca

604-664-7664

 

GENERAL ENVIRONMENT – NATIONAL

 

The David Suzuki Foundation                                             

www.davidsuzuki.org

(604) 732-4228                      

 

Green Peace                                      

www.greenpeace.org/canada           

604-253-7701             

 

Pembina Institute                                         

www.pembina.org

604-874-8558             

 

Ecojustice                                          

www.ecojustice.ca

604-685-5618             

 

 

GENERAL ENVIRONMENT – PROVINCIAL

 

Sierra Club of Canada (BC Chapter)                                               

www.sierraclub.bc.ca

250-386-5255             

 

Evergreen BC

www.evergreen.ca/en/evergreen-bc                    ...

604-689-0766

 

BC Stewardship Centre                                            

www.stewardshipcentrebc.ca

1-866-456-7222                     

 

South Coast Conservation Program                                               

www.sccp.ca

 

Fraser Basin Council 

604-488-5350             

 

 

GENERAL ENVIRONMENT – LOWER MAINLAND

 

Society Promoting Environmental Conservation (SPEC) 

www.spec.bc.ca

604-736-7732             

 

The Lower Mainland Green Team               

www.meetup.com/The-Lower-Mainland-Green-Team              ...

 

Better Environmentally Sound Transportation                                        

best.bc.ca

(604) 669-2860                      

 

Raincoast Applied Ecology

www.raincoastappliedecology.ca      

604-742-9890             

 

Metro Vancouver Regional Parks Ecological Restoration Team

www.meetup.com/Regional-Parks-Connect-Metro-Vancouver

 

Kits Eco-Arts                                      

kitsecoarts.wordpress.com

 

Still Moon Arts Society

stillmoon.org

 

Langley Environmental Partners Society                                       

www.leps.bc.ca                             ...

 

Earthwise Society (Boundary Bay)               

www.earthwisesociety.bc.ca

604-946-9828             

 

Ceed Centre Society (Maple Ridge & Pitt Meadows)

www.ceedcentre.com

604-463-2229             

 

 

GENERAL ENVIRONMENT - YOUTH

 

Environmental Youth Alliance

www.eya.ca                               ...

604-689-4446             

 

Catching the Spirit Youth Society              

www.catchingthespirit.com

604-562-0583  
                     

 

Young Environmental Professionals (CEP Vancouver)     

www.cepvancouver.org                          ...

 

 

WATERSHEDS

 

BCIT Rivers Institute, School of Construction and the Environment

commons.bcit.ca/riversinstitute                    

 

Fraser River Discovery Centre                     

www.fraserriverdiscovery.org

604-521-8401

 

Fraser Valley Watersheds Coalition            

fvwc.ca           

 

False Creek Watershed Society

 

St. George Rainway              

mtpleasantwatershed.wordpress.com                                  

 

Friends of Semiahmoo Bay Society/Birds on the Bay

www.birdsonthebay.ca

604-536-3552             

 

 

STREAMKEEPERS

 

Pacific Stream Keepers Federation                                     

www.pskf.ca

604-986-5059             

 

Fraser Riverkeeper

www.fraserriverkeeper.ca

604-786-0888             

 

North Shore Streamkeepers                                               

www.nssk.ca  

604-990-2410             

 

West Vancouver Streamkeepers Society

 

Stoney Creek Environment Committee                                         

scec.ca                                   

 

Squamish Streamkeepers    

www.squamishstreamkeepers.net

 

Byrne Creek Streamkeepers            

byrnecreek.org

 

Mosquito Creek Stewardship Society        

www.mosquitocreek.org

604-986-6715             

 

Cougar Creek Streamkeepers                      

www.vcn.bc.ca/cougarcr

 

Kanaka Education and Environmental Partnership Society

www.keeps.org

604-970-8404

 

Alouette River Management Society                                 

www.alouetteriver.org

604-467-6401             

 

 

WETLANDS

 

Balance Ecological    

www.balance-ecological.com           

 

North Shore Wetland Partners                               

www.nswetlandpartners.com                        

 

Burns Bog Conservation Society                                         

www.burnsbog.org

604-572-0373             

 

The Crazy Boggers (Camosun Bog Restoration Group)

camosunbog.org                                

 

 

OCEAN & SHORELINES

 

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup                        

www.shorelinecleanup.ca                 

1-877-427-2422                     

 

Habitat Conservation Trust Foundation

Burrard Inlet Restoration Pilot Program

1-800-387-9853                     

                       

West Vancouver Shoreline Preservation Society             

www.westvanshoreline.ca

 

North Vancouver Save Our Shores Society                       

www.nv-saveourshores.ca

 

Wreck Beach Preservation Society

www.wreckbeach.org

 

 

PARKS

 

Canadian Parks & Wilderness Society (BC Chapter)                                 

cpawsbc.org

604-685-7445, ext. 0  

 

Pacific Parklands Foundation

www.pacificparklands.com

604-451-6168             

 

Pacific Spirit Park Society                

West Area Park Office                                   

604-224-5739                                     

 

Hastings Park Conservancy

www.hastingspark.ca

 

Jericho Stewardship Group                         

 

Stanley Park Ecology Society                                              

stanleyparkecology.ca                                   

604-257-6908 

 

Lighthouse Park Preservation Society                   

www.lpps.ca

 

Burnaby Lake Park Association

www.burnabylakepark.ca      

604-520-6442             

 

Friends of Cypress Provincial Park Society

www.cypresspark.ca                          

           

Minnekhada Park Association

www.minnekhada.ca

 

 

FORESTS

 

Canadian Urban Forest Network

tcf-fca.ca/programs/urbanforestry/cufn                  

 

Tree Canada

treecanada.ca                        

613-567-5545

 

Wildlife Tree Stewardship Program

 

Tree City                    

treecitycanada.ca                              

604-215-1914             

 

Tree Keepers program                                 

treekeepers.ca                       

 

Old Growth Conservancy Society               

ogcs.ca

 

Sunnyside Acres Heritage Society              

www.sunnysideacres.ca

604-501-5158             

 

 

URBAN FARMING

 

Edible Garden Project                                              

ediblegardenproject.com

604-987-8138, ext. 231          

 

Fresh Roots Society                                      

freshrootsurbancsa.wordpress.com  

778-862-3276             

 

The Sharing Farm Society                                        

www.sharingfarm.ca

604-227-6210

                       

North Surrey Organic Garden Society       

nscommunitygarden.wordpress.com                        

 

 

LAND CONSERVATION

 

Nature Trust of BC                                       

www.naturetrust.bc.ca

604-924-9771             

 

Land Conservancy of BC                                          

blog.conservancy.bc.ca

 

 

WILDLIFE

 

World Wildlife Foundation                                     

www.wwf.ca

1-800-26-PANDA (1-800-267-2632)               

 

The Pacific WildLife Foundation                                         

www.pwlf.org

 

BC Wildlife Federation                                             

bcwf.net

604-882-9988

 

Native Plants Society of BC (NPSBC)

www.npsbc.ca

604-255-5719

 

Invasive Species Council of BC

www.bcinvasives.ca                           

1-888-933-3722                     

                       

Wild Bird Trust of British Columbia                        

www.wildbirdtrust.org

604-922-1550             

 

Pacific Salmon Foundation

www.psf.ca

604-664-7664

 

Coastal Painted Turtle Project                    

www.facebook.com/paintedturtleproject                             

 

Amphibians of the Sunshine Coast                                     

rainfrog.ca                             

 

Fraser River Sturgeon Conservation Society                     

www.frasersturgeon.com

604-664-7664, ext. 107          

 

North Shore Black Bear Society                  

northshorebears.com

604-317-4911             

 

 

NATURALISTS

 

Nature Conservancy Canada (BC Chapter)

www.natureconservancy.ca/en/where-we-work/british-columbia

1-888-404-8428 (in BC)

 

BC Nature - Federation of BC Naturalists

www.bcnature.ca

 

Young Naturalists' Club of BC

www.ync.ca

604-985-3057

 

Nature Vancouver (Vancouver Natural History Society)

www.naturevancouver.ca

604-737-3074

 

White Rock and Surrey Naturalists

www.facebook.com/WRSnaturalists

                      

 

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