• Our natural resources underpin our national prosperity and well being.

    It's time to make them count in our decision-making.

  • We're convening a cohort of leaders to advance natural capital management in Canada.

    Learn more about this exceptional opportunity.

  • Announcing our Natural Capital Innovators

A collaborative initiative to shape and align how we account for natural capital in Canada.

Introducing

We’re Convening Leaders from Across Canada

We're asking economists, accountants, statisticians, ecologists, NGOs, government and business leaders to join us as we collaboratively design, pilot and test innovative approaches to improve natural capital stewardship.

Measure and Value Our Ecosystem Services

Build the Business Case for Better Management

Impact Government and Corporate Decision Making

The Natural Step Canada and our collaborators are designing a platform to discuss, experiment and innovate - the Natural Capital Lab

In collaboration with

Design Team and Steering Committee

The Lab is supported by a team of passionate and expert facilitators and subject matter experts

Meet our team

How we get results: Sustainability transition labs

Creating a platform for collaborative, multi-sectoral, multi-disciplinary decision-making, and innovation.

New partnerships

Convening unlikely stakeholders and creating a shared understanding of the challenge ahead.

Design thinking

Embracing complexity by prototyping new solutions and approaches.

Amplifying results

We provide a venue for leaders to take their work and impact to the next level

What's happening now?

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Dec 15, 2016

A day in the life – interacting with natural capital at work and play

Vince Deschamps is an ecologist and Registered Professional Planner with over twenty-five years of professional practice, including living and working in protected areas in rural and remote parts of the

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Nov 8, 2016

Latest News From The Natural Capital Lab – November 2016

Following a competitive application process, we are happy to report that our inaugural cohort of Natural Capital Innovators has been selected. Hailing from a variety of disciplines including business, economics,

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Oct 31, 2016

Webinar Summary: Introducing the Municipal Natural Asset Initiative

We were happy to have the Municipal Natural Asset Initiative join us to introduce their work on municipal natural accounting for Canadian municipalities. View the full webinar recording here. Integrating

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