Discover our Programs

Participate in our many programs, volunteer, join us at events and explore our conservation awards. There are many ways to get involved!

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Tree Planting

Plant trees with us! Help restore nature and improve your community by participating in our tree planting programs and events.

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Upcoming Events

Explore our events calendar and participate in workshops, presentations and park events.

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Earn volunteer hours, develop your leadership skills and tackle environmental stewardship projects in your community.

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Corporations and Institutions

Participate in one of our programs to support your corporate social responsibility initiatives and engage your employees as you build resilience to climate change on and connect with nature.

Sustainable Neighbourhoods (SNAP)

We’re working with the community and municipal partners to develop and implement plans for environmental improvement, urban renewal, community engagement and climate change resilience.

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Butterfly Blitz

Share information about your butterfly sightings to helps us create an inventory of butterflies in the Credit River Watershed.

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Conservation Awards

Our Friends of the Credit Conservation Awards honour the important work being done in our watershed. We celebrate our partners and neighbours in eight award categories.

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There are many ways to volunteer with us. See our volunteer opportunities.

News & Blog

Island Lake Conservation Area Management Plan Community Consultation

Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) is developing a new park management plan for Island Lake Conservation Area (ILCA). CVC …

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Bringing Brook Trout Back to the Credit River

If you’ve ever seen a brook trout in the Credit River, you know they’re a beautiful sight. Brook …

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Explore Fall Colours Responsibly at Credit Valley Parks

The fall season is officially underway and with fall temperatures expected to be above the seasonal average, it’s …

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