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January 26, 2016 | Montreal Gazette | Published News | Christopher Curtis
Though much of Quebec’s Cree territory has been flooded, razed and clearcut to make way for hydroelectric dams, herds of woodland caribou still roam throughout the Broadback Valley.Local hunters say...
December 17, 2015 | CTV News | Published News | Bob Weber
EDMONTON -- If Canada is serious about reconciliation with First Nations, a new study suggests that giving them a greater voice in caribou conservation might be a good place to start.The Boreal...
December 14, 2015 | CBC News | Published News | Susan Lunn
A report to be released later today by the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society shows the woodland caribou are still under threat across the country.But the environmental group believes a change in...
November 26, 2015 | CBC News | Published News
The Manitoba government is protecting two new areas, which means more than 11 per cent of the province is now protected, Conservation and Water Stewardship Minister Tom Nevakshonoff said in a news...
November 6, 2015 | Thompson Citizen | Published News | Ian Graham
The provincial government recently released a 10-year boreal woodland caribou recovery strategy that aims to help the endangered species in its 15 identified ranges in Manitoba, with those in...
November 4, 2015 | National Geographic | Op-ed | Jeff Wells
Throughout the fall, migratory birds have been streaming through the United States, headed south from their breeding grounds in the boreal forest of Canada. Some will make very long journeys to...
October 30, 2015 | Thompson Citizen | Published News | Ian Graham
The boreal forest that covers much of Northern Manitoba and the rest of Canada as well was the focus of two sessions at The Wildlife Society Conference in Winnipeg Oct. 17-21, a gathering of more...
October 26, 2015 | CTV News | Published News | Bob Weber
EDMONTON -- Better known for the urban amusements of big-mall shopping and NHL hockey, Edmonton and environs also offer more natural delights.Located on the edge of the boreal forest and blessed...
October 13, 2015 | CBC News | Published News
The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) says it's received more than 10,000 signatures on a petition asking the Manitoba government to keep up a commitment to restore the caribou...
October 8, 2015 | Pew Charitable Trusts | Published News | Jeff Wells
The arrival of autumn brings certain reliable joys—pumpkins ripe and ready for Halloween, the explosion of fall colors, and the excitement of playoff baseball on cool October nights.For birding...

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