Who Are We?

Leading the conservation and wise use of British Columbia’s fish, wildlife and habitat.

At the B.C. Wildlife Federation (BCWF), we are passionate about preserving and enhancing the natural beauty and biodiversity of British Columbia’s wildlife and habitat. As a non-profit organization founded in 1951, we remain at the forefront of advocacy for the conservation and responsible use of our province’s precious natural resources.

About Us:

Vision, Mission & Values

Discover the BC Wildlife Federation – a passionate force leading the conservation of British Columbia’s fish, wildlife, and habitat. Our mission is to protect and enhance the environment for present and future generations, driven by core values of stewardship, transparency, and science-based solutions. Join us in preserving the natural beauty of B.C. through education, partnerships, and responsible outdoor activities. Together, let’s ensure a sustainable future for wildlife and the wise use of our province’s natural treasures.

Our History

For nearly 75 years, the B.C. Wildlife Federation’s collective passion has shaped our history, conserving and protecting B.C.’s wildlife and wild spaces. Join us in celebrating the crucial moments that have defined our legacy as British Columbia’s leading conservation organization.

Directors & Regional Presidents

The BCWF is run by a passionate volunteer Board of Directors who have stepped up to ensure the safety and protection of the province’s wildlife and wild spaces, and Regional Presidents who represent the ten distinct regions of the province. Learn more about our Board of Directors and Regional Presidents.


The B.C. Wildlife Federation actively involves its members across all regions of British Columbia through a wide array of volunteer committees. These committees serve diverse purposes, ranging from organizing annual events to advocating for Federation policies on government advisory panels. Through this collaborative effort, the Federation fosters a strong connection with its members, ensuring their voices are heard and their contributions play a pivotal role in shaping the organization’s endeavors.

Our Staff

The B.C. Wildlife Federation has a dedicated team of staff who are passionate about conservation. Learn more about the incredible people that we have working hard for the welfare of wildlife in our province.

Strategic Plan & Reports

Learn about the B.C. Wildlife Federation’s impact through reports and metrics here.

News & Updates

Keep up with everything the B.C. Wildlife Federation is doing for British Columbia. From our Southern Interior Mule Deer project to our Beaver Dam Analogues and Bill C-21 advocacy, we make news in every corner of the province.

Social Media

Join the conversation on one of our many social media channels! Learn more about what we do, what is going on right now, and how you can get involved!

Join Us

The B.C. Wildlife Federation welcomes everyone who shares our passion for wildlife conservation. Whether you are an outdoor enthusiast, a concerned citizen, or a seasoned conservationist, there are ways to get involved and make a difference. Become a member, volunteer, or support our initiatives to contribute to the protection of B.C.’s precious wildlife and wilderness.

Together, we can build a sustainable future where wildlife thrives, and generations to come can revel in the beauty of British Columbia.

Explore our website to learn more about our projects, events, initiatives, and opportunities to get involved. Let’s work together to protect B.C.’s wildlife for a brighter tomorrow.