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October 8, 2018 | Canadian Press | Published News | Bob Weber
With more depressing results that suggest climate change threatens half of Canada’s songbirds with significant habitat loss, you might expect one of the new study’s authors to be downcast.But Jeff...
August 29, 2018 | PhysOrg | Published News | American Ornithological Society
Knowing approximately how many individuals of a certain species are out there is important for bird conservation efforts, but raw data from bird surveys tends to underestimate bird abundance. The...
July 1, 2018 | Canadian Press | Published News
A stretch of boreal forest along the Manitoba-Ontario boundary has won international recognition for its pristine environment and connection with Indigenous culture.Pimachiowin Aki – an Ojibwa phrase...
June 26, 2018 | Toronto Star | Op-ed | Bridget Stutchbury and Jeremy Kerr
This summer up to three billion birds will flock to Canada’s boreal forest to nest and raise their young. Once they arrive, they will find an abundance of food, fresh water and wetlands stretching...
May 16, 2018 | Globe and Mail | Published News | Gloria Galloway
A massive tract of boreal forest straddling the Ontario and Manitoba borders that has been home to the Anishinaabe people for 6,000 years has received the two key recommendations it needs to become...
May 15, 2018 | Toronto Star | Published News | Hamdi Issawi
EDMONTON—The Nature Conservancy of Canada announced a new agreement with a northern Alberta First Nation to create what they say is the largest stretch of protected boreal forest on the planet.At a...
March 24, 2018 | CBC News | Op-ed | Martin Zeilig
As our motorized freighter canoe skimmed across the choppy waters of Wallace Lake, on the southern tip of Manitoba's South Atikaki Provincial Park, Prof. William O. Pruitt, Jr. waved his arm across...
February 27, 2018 | CTV News | Published News | Geordon Omand
OTTAWA -- The call of the wild is echoing through Tuesday's federal budget, which some environmental groups are calling a "game changer" for nature conservation across Canada.The Liberals have...
February 27, 2018 | iPolitics | Published News
(Continued):Another big ticket also expected today is a large investment in nature conservation and Indigenous oversight of a network of new parks and development-protected areas. The Trudeau...
January 23, 2018 | Toronto Star | Published News | Valerie Courtois and Steven Nitah
From the pristine waters of the North French River in Ontario to the tree-lined shores of the Great Bear Lake in the Northwest Territories, Indigenous Nations are working to conserve the land.Some...

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