Conserve . Enhance . Restore .

Wildlife Habitat Canada supports habitat conservation projects throughout Canada. These projects have helped to safeguard important ecosystems and countless wild species.


Without habitat, there is no wildlife.

The Stamp

The Canadian Wildlife Habitat Conservation Stamp and Print supports conservation all across Canada

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Hunting Permit

Waterfowl Hunters support our conservation efforts with the purchase of their MGBH permit

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Wildlife Habitat Canada has provided over $55 million in grants to more than 1,500 habitat conservation projects

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Art Competition

Wildlife Habitat Canada invites Canadian wildlife artists to participate in an art competition


What’s Up with WHC

WHC Enews

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Stay current with WHC: the e-newsletter is sent out 3-4 times a year and includes information on our grantees and the funding we provide, news updates about our work, tidbits about ecosystems, and more.


2020 Migratory Game Bird Hunting Permit Now Available

The 2020 MGBH Permit is now available for purchase: online, through Environment and Climate Change Canada's e-Permitting system; at Canada Post outlets; or, through some independent vendors. Important information To hunt migratory game birds in Canada, you must have a...

NHCP-LTCF: Year 2 launch of the Small Grants program

Announcing the launch of the Small Grant Program (Year 2), for eligible projects with closing dates between April 1, 2020 and December 15, 2020. The Small Grant program is primarily designed to cover associated costs for land securement projects (e.g., staff time,...

The Locavore Movement

What is it? The word “locavore” has been coming up quite a bit these days, but what exactly does it mean? The movement has a goal to connect food producers with food consumers in the same geographic region, but also promotes fishing and hunting to provide Canadians...

LTCF – Large Grants Program, webinar

We’ve put together a webinar for Year 2 of the Land Trusts Conservation Fund – Large Grants program, to provide a general program overview and highlight changes from last year. HURRY! The deadline to apply is April 27, 2020. (Under the Natural Heritage Conservation...

Deadline extended: Year 2 Large Grant Applications, LTCF

Natural Heritage Conservation Program - Land Trusts Conservation Fund WHC is continuing to monitor the impact of COVID-19 with regard to the implementation of Year 2 of the LTCF program. We recognize that the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting work in the land trust...

Presenting the 2020 Canadian Wildlife Habitat Conservation Stamp

Presenting the 2020 Canadian Wildlife Habitat Conservation Stamp We are proud to present "Come Spring - Northern Pintail," an original painting by DJ Cleland-Hura of Halfmoon Bay, British Columbia. After graduating with a bachelor’s degree in fine art from the...