Our Mission

The Beaver Institute™

Photo credit H. Perryman, Worth A Dam, CA

To be a catalyst for advancing beaver management and watershed restoration by providing technical and financial assistance to public and private landowners experiencing beaver conflicts, supporting scientific research, training mitigation professionals, and increasing public appreciation of the beaver’s critical role in creating wetland ecosystems.

Our Vision

To resolve all beaver-human conflicts in a science-based manner in order to maximize the many benefits that beavers contribute to the environment.


Let's Work Together

The Beaver Institute, Inc. continually seeks new individual, regional and national partners to advance our Mission and Vision. Please contact us if you have similar goals and interests regarding possibilities of us working together to benefit beavers, biodiversity, watersheds and us all.



We are extremely grateful to all our volunteers and donors who make it possible for us to do the important work of supporting and expanding progressive beaver management, research, and educational programs.

The Beaver institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Thank you for considering contributing however you can to support our Mission and Vision. All financial contributions are fully tax-deductible. Being an All-Volunteer organization, every penny donated goes directly to supporting our program.

Please consider donating safely online now with PayPal, or send a check payable to:

Beaver Institute, Inc.
14 Mountain Road
Southampton, MA 01073

P.S. – Thanks to our all volunteer organization we are an extremely frugal organization and can really stretch your dollars a long way for maximum impact! Join our team and feel the satisfaction of being a part of the solution. 🙂


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