Protecting the Rainy Lake to Lake of the Woods Natural Area
The Rainy Lake to Lake of the Woods Natural Area is one of the Nature Conservancy of Canada’s (NCC’s) largest priority areas in Ontario. Its boreal and hardwood forests, western prairie and extensive lakes and wetlands are home to many species including piping plover, Canada warbler, black bear, gray wolf, moose and even elk.
Current Priority: Town Island
NCC has an opportunity to purchase 82 hectares (202 acres) of intact forest and undeveloped shoreline on Town Island in Lake of the Woods.
Nature Conservancy of Canada
245 Eglinton Ave East, Suite 410
Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4P 3J1
Charitable Reg. Number: 11924 6544 RR0001