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September 10, 2014 | CBC News | Published News | Emily Chung
The laugh of the loon across southern Canadian lakes may soon be replaced by the calls of unfamiliar birds such as white-faced ibises and Mississippi kites, because of climate change.A new Birds and...
September 9, 2014 | Washington Post | Published News | David Yarnold and Gary Langham
David Yarnold is president and chief executive of the National Aubobon Society. Gary Langham is the group’s chief scientist.Maryland could lose the flashy orange-and-black Baltimore oriole — its...
September 9, 2014 | Smithsonian Magazine | Published News | Max Kutner
There may have never been a more important time to study birds than now. That’s the idea behind the 2014 State of the Birds report, released this morning and written by the top American...
September 4, 2014 | Vancouver Sun | Published News | William Marsden
WASHINGTON – The world’s virgin forests are being lost at an increasing rate and the largest portion of the degradation is in Canada, according to a new report.No longer is Brazil the main villain...
August 29, 2014 | Pew Charitable Trusts | Published News | Sheldon Alberts
TIBBITT LAKE, Northwest Territories—Forty miles out of Yellowknife, at the dead end of a quiet northern highway called the Ingraham Trail, Mother Nature greets travelers with a scene of remarkable...
August 22, 2014 | Pew Charitable Trusts | Published News | Sheldon Alberts
LUTSEL K’E, Northwest Territories—Alizette Lockhart sits at a wooden picnic table, clutching a sturdy sewing needle in one hand and a bundle of smooth leather in the other.It’s a bright summer...
August 12, 2014 | Science Magazine | Published News | Erik Stokstad
Every fall, countless songbirds migrate from their breeding grounds in the United States and Canada. Often flying at night to avoid hawks, the animals head south to spend the winter in Mexico and...
July 14, 2014 | Alaska Daily News | Published News | Eilís Quinn
When most people think about Canada’s province of Manitoba, they think about prairies.But in reality, Manitoba is home to some of Canada’s most important boreal forest habitat.A report titled...
July 13, 2014 | Tacoma News Tribune | Published News | Jeffrey Mayor
Conservations groups are hailing the results of the duck breeding population surveys done in May and early June. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in a report, “2014 Trends in Duck Breeding...
July 11, 2014 | Thompson Citizen | Published News | Ian Graham
It's popularly perceived as a prairie province, but most of Manitoba is actually covered by trees and the province is in the unique position of having the chance to plan future development to...

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