About Escarpment Biosphere Conservancy
EBC is the largest Ontario-focused and most efficient land conservation organization. EBC protects 17,485 acres of land (70 square km).
- that makes us one of Ontario’s largest land trusts
- with 192 nature reserves... adding almost one a month
- working to meet the provincial, federal, and Global goal of protecting 17% of our land.
EBC protects $27,600,000 of ecosystem services* annually
EBC protects 18.5 km of Lake Huron shoreline from development
EBC protects 13.5 km of Niagara Escarpment slope
Robert Barnett in conversation during our 2017 Monarch Butterfly Festival