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

Cranbrook kids collect lichen for recently moved caribou

This week, 74 students from T.M. Roberts Elementary spent a cold morning collecting lichen for mountain caribou…

Species on the Brink: Selkirk and Purcell Caribou Relocated to Revelstoke

Join us for a candlelight vigil to remember the caribou in Kimberley on Feb 5. Efforts to rescue…

Environmental groups call on feds to step up B.C. caribou protections

VANCOUVER – Ecojustice lawyers, acting on behalf of the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative, Greenpeace Canada, Wilderness Committee, and…

Not Giving Up: The recovery of Mountain Caribou Will Take Generations

The provincial government recently announced plans to capture the remaining six caribou from the South Selkirks and South…

Wildsight, Robert Bateman and environmental groups renew call for government action on mountain caribou

Wildsight, joining with other environmental groups in B.C., have called on the provincial government for an immediate…

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