Who We Are

The Mountain Caribou Project (MCP) is a joint effort of Canadians and Americans working to protect mountain caribou and their Inland Temperate Rainforest habitat, neither of which are found anywhere else on earth. Largely as a result of their efforts, there is now a science-based provincial recovery plan. The goal of the plan is to maintain the current range of mountain caribou by protecting, restoring and reconnecting critical mountain caribou habitat. The MCP now works to make sure the government implements the recovery plan according to their commitments and to make sure that adaptive measures are pursued if necessary.

Member Groups

Wildsight, Conservation NorthwestCPAWSForestEthicsSierra Club of Canada, BC ChapterBC NatureFraser Headwaters Alliance, Quesnel River Watershed Alliance

 

 


Latest news related to Mountain Caribou

Kimberley Kids Gather Food for Our Endangered Mountain Caribou

Earlier this month, Kimberley students in Mrs Strachan-Garrel’s Grade 4/5 class at McKim Middle School…

Save Our Mountain Caribou Petition delivered to Catherine McKenna!

Thank you for standing up for Mountain Caribou! Last week, long-time Wildsighter Laurel Ralston delivered your Save…

Kimberley volunteers give back to the reindeer this winter

This spring, pregnant female mountain caribou from the South Selkirk herd will give birth in a protected pen…

Mountain caribou need our help: New agreement is all talk, no action

Across BC, our mountain caribou are disappearing. Habitat destruction and threats from all corners have limited mountain caribou…

Canada & BC reach historic agreement to protect mountain caribou—but will it be enough?

The governments of Canada and British Columbia last week announced an agreement to protect threatened mountain caribou in…

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Want to protect wildlife, clean water and wild spaces? Volunteer with us! Wildsight volunteers are a very special group of people who give generously of their time to stuff envelopes, attend rallies, help run events, put up posters, keep tabs on forestry practices in their communities and participate in citizen science initiatives.

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