About Escarpment Biosphere Conservancy
EBC is the largest Ontario-focused and most efficient land conservation organization. EBC protects 18,689 acres of land (75.66 sq km).
- that makes us one of Ontario’s largest land trusts
- with 201 nature reserves... adding almost one a month
- working to meet the provincial, federal, and Global goal of protecting 30% of our land.
EBC protects $34,000,000 of ecosystem services* annually
EBC protects 20 km of Lake Huron shoreline from development
EBC protects 14 km of Niagara Escarpment slope (45 nature reserves totalling 3,146 acres)
Robert Barnett in conversation during our 2017 Monarch Butterfly Festival