- Environmental Stewardship Division
- Ecosystems Branch
- Fish and Wildlife Branch
- Oceans and Marine Fisheries
- Regional Operations
Welcome to the Regional Operations Branch,
one of four branches in the Environmental
The other branches are the Ecosystems Branch, the Fish and Wildlife Branch, and Oceans and Marine Fisheries Branch.
The Regional Operations Branch is comprised of nine regions (Click
here to view a regional map), with regional offices
in Nanaimo, Surrey, Penticton, Kamloops, Cranbrook, Williams Lake,
St. John; headquarters are located in Victoria.
Regional Operations Branch staff work closely with employees from the ministry's other divisions: Parks and Protected Areas, Environmental Protection, Water Stewardship, and Strategic Policy Division.
Responsibilities of the Regional Operations Branch include:
Delivery of fish and wildlife recreation/conservation
Delivery of terrestrial and aquatic habitat
restoration, conservation monitoring and compliance programs;
Delivery of parks and protected areas conservation
and recreation programs and enforcement;
Contribution to divisional policy development,
undertaking of statutory and administrative decisions based
on the Park Act, Ecological Reserve Act, Forest and Range Practices
Act and the Wildlife Act.
Provision of technical support to provincial
major project review processes, land and resource management