Fish & Wildlife Compensation Program

Western toadlet perched on someone's thumb

FWCP Funds 80 Fish and Wildlife Projects

FWCP announces more than $7 million in 2014 for fish and wildlife across the province.

Each year the Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program funds fish and wildlife projects in its three regions: Coastal, Columbia, and Peace

Apply for Funding

Funding applications will be online in September 2014 and the deadlines vary by region. Applications must be received by:

  • Coastal Region Application Deadline – November 3, 2014
  • Columbia Region Application Deadline – November 14, 2014
  • Peace Region Application Deadline – November 21, 2014

Start planning your funding application today. Review our regional Action Plans and ensure your project is in alignment with our conservation priorities for fish and wildlife.
Learn more about FWCP Funding.

Project Report Database

FWCP Project Reports are available online in the Ministry of Environment's data warehouse. Please visit the Project Reports Page for more information.

Help a Toad Cross the Road

Join us at Summit Lake and help a toad cross the road at ToadFest 2014!

August 26, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
August 27, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Contact angus.glass@bchydro.com for more information

The Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program is partnership between these agencies along with the First Nations and the public stakeholders.

The Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program (FWCP) is a partnership between BC Hydro, the Province of British Columbia, Fisheries and Oceans Canada and First Nations to conserve and enhance fish, wildlife and their supporting habitats affected by the creation of BC Hydro owned and operated generation facilities in the Coastal, Columbia and Peace regions of British Columbia. More than $118 million has been invested in more than 1,500 public projects since 1988.