The B.C. government has invested $235 million in the Forest Enhancement Society of BC, which has supported 250 projects (to February 2020) related to wildfire risk reduction, reforestation, forest rehabilitation, wildlife habitat restoration and raising awareness of the FireSmart program. Of the $235 million investment, $233M has been allocated.
FESBC is not currently accepting new requests for funding (see below regarding funding requests for wildlife projects in forested habitats). Please subscribe to our newsletter to be advised of any future call for proposals.
Projects for Improving Habitat for Wildlife
FESBC has committed up to $5.5M in funding to HCTF for wildlife projects in forested habitats. Proposed projects primarily focus on improving wildlife habitat. These projects are to be submitted to HCTF through their Restoration and Enhancement Grants application process and must meet HCTF review criteria and priorities. Check the HCTF website for submission dates and further information: https://hctf.ca/apply-for-funding/