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Official Site of the Pacific WildLife Foundation






About the Pacific WildLife Foundation

About the Pacific WildLife Foundation

The Pacific WildLife Foundation is a not-for-profit coastal and marine research and education society with charitable status registered in Canada, based in Vancouver, B.C.


Meet the People behind the PWLF

The People of the Pacific WildLife Foundation

Meet the scientists, educators, filmmakers and media team behind the PWLF.

PWLF Publications

What We are Discovering

View our scientific publications on what our projects are leading us to discover.



PWLF Publications

Pacific WildLife Foundation Projects


Latest PWLF News

Pacific WildLife is pleased to support the Marine Mammal Symposium at UBC in November

New in the Vancouver Sun - Biologist with PWLF Compiles Atlas of Salish Sea Marine Life


December - The Committee on the Status of Wildlife in Canada recommends designating the 'Pacific Coast feeding group populationí as Endangered.


December - The PWLF welcomes Associate Andrew Couturier, a Senior Analyst with Bird Studies Canada, where he has worked for more than twenty years on numerous national and international conservation initiatives.

August - Visit the new website for the Vancouver International Bird Festival coordinated by Pacific WildLife and our partners including the 27th International Ornithological Congress 19-26 August 2018 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Follow us on twitter @pwlf_org. 


June - Hon. Melanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage announced that Pacific WildLife President Rob Butler has been selected to Canada's 150 Land Trust Honour Roll for his contribution to British Columbia land trusts.

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