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Investing for the future of British Columbia’s fish, wildlife, and their habitats

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HCTF provides grants for fish and wildlife conservation projects across BC

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HCTF Education

Delivers environmental education programming, grants and special projects province-wide

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Licence sales provide funding for HCTF projects

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Video: Urban Lakes Infrastructure Program
Fishing with Rod just uploaded this video about the Vancouver Island Urban Lake Fishery Development & Improvement Program . HCTF CEO Brian Springinotic explains how this project created docks, boat ramps ...
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HCTF Board Visits Burn Sites in the Peace
In late June, the HCTF Board of Directors travelled north to Toad River for their spring board meeting, and to get a first-hand look at one of HCTF’s longest-running projects, the Peace-Liard Burn Pro...
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Free Summer Learn-to-Fish Programs
Looking for a fun and FREE activity for the kids this summer? The Freshwater Fisheries Society of BC (FFSBC) has learn-to-fish programs taking place at locations throughout the province in July and August. Kids...
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PCAF Grants Over $130K for Fish & Wildlife Projects
Twenty-two community-based fish & wildlife projects will receive funding from HCTF’s Public Conservation Assistance Fund (PCAF) in 2014. PCAF grants differ from the Foundation’s other conservation funding o...
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NEW! In 2014-15, HCTF approved $6.1 Million in grants for projects benefitting fish, wildlife and habitats. See where we’re making a difference in BC>>


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Thank you to the anglers, hunters, trappers and guide outfitters of British Columbia, whose contribution to conservation in this province will ensure that its spectacular wildlife and habitats are enjoyed and appreciated by generations to come.