Registry of Lobbyists

Registration - In-house Organization

NATURE CANADA / EMILY MCMILLAN, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Registration Information

In-house Organization name: NATURE CANADA
Responsible Officer Name: EMILY MCMILLAN, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR 
Responsible Officer Change History
Initial registration start date: 2005-02-16
Registration status: Active
Registration Number: 954555-441

Associated Communications

Total Number of Communication Reports: 773

Monthly communication reports in the last 6 months: 70

Version 1 of 47 (2005-02-16 to 2006-01-27)

Version 1 of 47 (2005-02-16 to 2006-01-27) was submitted prior to the Lobbying Act coming into force on July 2, 2008. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

A. Organization Information

Organization: NATURE CANADA
SUITE 606, 1 NICHOLAS
OTTAWA, ON  K1N 7B7
Canada
Telephone number: 613-562-3447
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration: JULIE C GELFAND, PRESIDENT  
 
Description of the organization's activities: PROTECT NATURE, ITS DIVERSITY AND THE PROCESSES THAT SUSTAIN IT. WORK IN CANADA AND IN THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE TO GET NATURE PROTECTED VIA PROTECTED AREAS AND TO ENCOURAGE STEWARDSHIP OF NATURE BY LOCAL COMMUNITIES. BUILD A NATURE NATION BY BUILDING A NATURE ETHIC
Organization's membership or classes of membership: MEMBERS INCLUDE PEOPLE WHO CARE ABOUT NATURE.NATURALISTSNATURE CLUBS
 
Was the organization funded in whole or in part by any domestic or foreign government institution in the last completed financial year? Yes
End date of the organization's last completed financial year: 2005-03-31
 
List of Government Funding
Government Institution Funding Received in Last Financial Year
PARKS CANADA $150,000.00
PARKS CANADA $150,000.00

B. Lobbyists Employed by the Organization

Name: LYNN BARBER
Position title: PROTECTED AREAS COORDINATOR
Public offices held: No
 
Name: RUTH CATANA
Position title: DIRECTOR, PUBLIC AFFAIRS
Public offices held: No
 
Name: JULIE GELFAND
Position title: PRESIDENT
Public offices held: No
 
Name: DANA IMBEAULT
Position title: DIRECTOR FINANCE AND ADMINISTRATION
Public offices held: No
 
Name: ROB RAINER
Position title: DIRECTOR OF CONSERVATION
Public offices held: No
 
Name: SARA WREN
Position title: BIOLOGIST
Public offices held: No
 

C. Lobbying Activity Information

Federal departments or organizations which have been or will be communicated with during the course of the undertaking: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), Environment Canada, Federal Environmental Assessment Review Office (FEARO), Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO), Privy Council Office (PCO)
Communication techniques that have been used or are expected to be used in the course of the undertaking:
Grass-roots communication, Informal communications, Meetings, Presentations, Telephone calls, Written communications, whether in hard copy or electronic format
 
Subject Matter: Areas of Concern: Aboriginal Affairs, Agriculture, Education, Environment, Fisheries, Forestry, Health
 
Subject Matter: Retrospective: WORK TO GET A GREEN BUDGET; WORK TO GET MORE NATIONAL WILDLIFE AREAS; WORK WITH PARKS CANADA ON THE PARKS AND PEOPLE PROGRAM AND ON GETTING NEW NATIONAL PARKS ESTABLISHED; WORK WITH ENVIRONMENT CANADA ON NATUREWATCH; DFO-ENGO MOU; CIDA GRANT TO WORK IN PANAMA, MEXICO AND PARAGUAY ON INTEGRATED CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT
Subject Matter: Prospective: WORK TO GET A GREEN BUDGET; WORK TO GET MORE NATIONAL WILDLIFE AREAS; WORK WITH PARKS CANADA ON THE PARKS AND PEOPLE PROGRAM AND ON GETTING NEW NATIONAL PARKS ESTABLISHED; WORK WITH ENVIRONMENT CANADA ON NATUREWATCH; DFO- ENGO MOU; CIDA GRANT TO WORK IN PANAMA, MEXICO AND PARAGUAY ON INTEGRATED CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT