• New Report Natural Capital Accounts

    Measuring and Managing the Value of Ontario's Nature

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


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 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

From the blog

Mar 6, 2018

When Worlds Collide – The Aftermath of My Experiences in the Natural Capital Lab

It’s been my pleasure to be a part of the Natural Capital Lab’s (NCL) Innovation cohort. As a natural capital practitioner, it’s been a very worthwhile endeavour, and having the

Mar 6, 2018

Announcing the culmination of the Natural Capital Lab

TNS Canada is today announcing the culmination of its Natural Capital Lab (NCL) – a project launched in 2015 to catalyze and galvanize work on issues related to natural capital.

Dec 12, 2017

Investing in Indigenous Societies Means Investing in Natural Capital

Throughout different stages my life, I’ve had the good fortune to have worked with a number of Indigenous societies – both in Canada and abroad – and these experiences have

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