Dedicated to the protection of Natural Areas on Prince Edward Island since 1979

Here is how you can help:


Everyone needs nature, now more than ever. Donate today and you could help people & nature to thrive at the places we care for.


Support natural areas with INT membership. Join today and help protect wildlife at the places in our care, for everyone, for ever.


Guardians are our eyes and ears on the ground in our natural areas.
They keep our stewardship mission alive.


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An Island Home

Prince Edward Island (Canada) is Island Nature Trust’s home and we cherish the land, water and wildlife that make it so special. We are the Island’s first and oldest private land trust, working since 1979 to protect land in PEI and manage it responsibly. Our staff, volunteers and supporters are the life blood of our organization. Read on to learn about the people, motivations and goals of the team behind INT.

Protecting Our Future

PEI’s population is growing and our rural landscapes are changing. Now more than ever there is a great need for Islanders to work together to protect the natural assets we love while ensuring we support a sustainable way of life for Islanders. Island Nature Trust invites you to join us in working to protect the Island’s natural spaces, both for our children and the diversity of wildlife that live here.

Ways to give

There are many ways you can help Island Nature Trust achieve great things! We are grateful for donations of land, cash or securities. We accept sponsorships from corporations who practice strong social responsibility. You can also become a member, purchase and wear our awesome t-shirts, spread the word about the work we do and volunteer your energy and time in a multitude of ways.

Our Natural Areas


Impact Report

Latest Conservation Articles

  • First of its kind donation sees American family return forest and wetland back to Islanders
    A game-changing cross-border partnership between Island Nature Trust and American Friends of Canadian Conservation – launched to help American landowners donate their land for conservation purposes – is celebrating its first win. American ownership is approximately 3.5% of the total land on PEI, yet for many years, American landowners interested in donating land for conservation […]
  • Trail Cameras Stolen from INT Natural Area in Georgetown
  • Our Summer Newsletter is Now Available!
  • Donor Profile: Phillips Agri Services
    Island Nature Trust is enormously grateful for the long-term partnership with Phillips Agri Services. What started as selling bags of bird seed on the back of a truck has evolved to become an all-year round fundraising alliance.
  • An Introduction to Ecosystem Services
    By Janell Smith What are ecosystem services and why are they important? Ecosystem services are the benefits that nature provides to humans and are often categorized into provisioning, regulating, supporting and cultural. You may be most familiar with provisioning ecosystem services – including food from forests, fields, and oceans; lumber for timber and firewood; drinking […]