Burns Bog

Burns Bog is a raised bog ecosystem covering approximately 3,000 hectares of the Fraser River delta between the South arm of the Fraser River and Boundary Bay.

Did you know?

8,000 Acres

The largest undeveloped urban landmass in North America!


One of a small number of Sandhill Crane nesting sites in the Lower Mainland.


Burns Bog is protected, and managed as a natural ecosystem.


Burns Bog Faces a Range of Challenges

Resulting from many decades of peat extraction, drainage, filling, conversion to agriculture, and adjacent urban and industrial uses. 

Restoring Burns Bog

Deer in grassland