Support initiatives to protect high-value wildlife habitats by the making of conservation agreements with private landowners that include a legal component.


  • Long-term protection of exceptional and endangered wildlife habitats on private lands.
  • Ensure the maintenance of habitats for species designated as being endangered or vulnerable on private lands.
  • Promote connectivity between exceptional wildlife habitats.

For more information, consult the information document.

Closing dates for the submission of applications

April 1st and November 1st.

How to submit an application

The applicant organization must fill out the application for financial aid form for the protecting wildlife habitats program and send it by email to the Fondation de la faune du Québec at:

If you would like more information on the submission dates for the proposal, development or presentation of a project, or to validate its eligibility and its relevance, interested organizations may contact program manager, Christine Bélanger. You may reach her by telephone at 418 644-7926, ext. 123, or by email at

Important information for using the form

For efficient use of the financial aid form, we strongly suggest that you download it on your computer by executing the following sequence:

Click right on the link to the financial aid form and, depending on your Internet browser (Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari), choose the option:
(Explorer): “Save target as…”
(Firefox): “Save link target as…”
(Chrome): “Save link as…”
(Safari): “Download the linked file under…”
and choose “Desktop” as the destination for the download.

Then, so you may benefit from all the interactive characteristics of the financial aid form, please use only the Adobe Reader application to open it. The form requires at minimum Version 8 of Adobe Reader.

If you do not have this application, or the version you currently have installed on your computer is not the most recent one, we suggest you download the Adobe Reader application that is free of charge.