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November 01, 2014


What we do:

The Fish & Wildlife Compensation Program (FWCP) works on behalf of its Program Partners BC Hydro, the B.C. Ministry of Environment and Fisheries and Oceans Canada, to conserve and enhance fish and wildlife in the Canadian portion of the Columbia River Basin. Find Out More >> Since 1995 the FWCP has invested more than $55 million in fish and wildlife projects. Almost one-third of FWCP projects focus on species-at-risk. Our projects are delivered by FWCP, Ministry of Environment, and BC Hydro staff. We also work with a wide range of partners including First Nations, local community and environmental groups, as well as industrial partners.

Why we're here:

In 1995 the Fish & Wildlife Compensation Program was established to offset the impacts resulting from construction of BC Hydro dams in the Columbia Basin. Find Out More >>