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

Speak up: BC must act today to give mountain caribou a tomorrow

The devastating losses of mountain caribou over the past year in the South Purcells and South Selkirks …

If BC won’t act for mountain caribou, the federal government will

Last Friday, Environment Minister Catherine McKenna declared an “imminent threat” to mountain caribou recovery, ordering the BC government…

Four caribou left in South Purcells herd is a dire situation

The results of the spring caribou count are in—there are only four caribou left in the South…

Only three caribou left in South Selkirks herd

Wildsight is mourning the tragic loss of all but three of the South Selkirks caribou herd and is…

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…

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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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