The Nature Conservancy
Significant Mitigation Potential
The study, which was led by Nature United with 38 experts from 16 institutions, found that in 2030, Natural Climate Solutions can reduce annual emissions by 78 mT—equal to powering every home in Canada for about 3 years.
About Nature United
The world is changing, and our approach to conservation must change too. Over the next decade, Nature United will work with Indigenous communities, all levels of government and across all sectors to accelerate the funding, adoption and implementation of Natural Climate Solutions.Learn More Sign Up
"To rise to the challenge of the climate crisis, we urgently need new leadership and untapped solutions. Nature United has collaborated with leading experts to produce the foundational science on the potential for nature in Canada to mitigate global climate change. This study provides a powerful rationale for bold investment by philanthropists, governments, and industries in Natural Climate Solutions."
— John McCall Macbain, McCall Macbain Foundation
United as Nature and People
Our vision is for a sustainable Canada where nature is the foundation of human well-being, prosperity and opportunity for future generations.
Our Global Affiliate
With the backing of the world’s largest conservation organization, we bring the best global science, innovation and resources to Canada.
Where We Work
Nature United works in partnership across Canada—up the Pacific coast, in the Northwest Territories, and eastward along the Boreal Forest.