Report a Concern

Have you witnessed someone on the islands violating fisheries, wildlife, or environmental protection laws?

You can report these sightings to the B.C. Ministry of Environment’s Report All Poachers and Polluters Hotline at 1-877-952-7277.

A wasp on a small dead minnow washed up on dry rocks

Reports can also be made online. The free tip-line and online form lets you report wildlife abuse anonymously and without the risk of confronting the offender.

For more information, visit the Conservation Officer Service Report All Poachers and Polluters (RAPP) program.


Information about how to report other concerns such as derelict vessels, oil spills, archaeology site damage, and marine mammal incidents is on the Other Government Services page.

As the pressures on British Columbia’s natural environment increase, the responsibility and challenge to protect and maintain it grows as well. Read more about the Costs of Poachers and Polluters.