The Outdoor Writers of Canada is a national organization of professional communicators specializing in the outdoor field. Our membership includes writers, artists, photographers, cinematographers, lecturers, broadcasters, public relations consultants, and government information officers.
The objectives of the Outdoor Writers of Canada are to:
- Stimulate interest in and an appreciation of the outdoors.
- Stimulate high standards of craftsmanship among those concerned with the portrayal of outdoor life.
- Co-operate with others in support of the responsible use(s) of Canada's natural resources.
Membership is open to all professional and student outdoor communicators and to corporate members that share the ideals of the organization. We hold an annual conference that brings together corporate and individual members from across Canada and members are recognized each year for their professionalism through our National Communication Awards.