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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 protect...
July 5, 2014 | St. John's Telegram | Published News | Bruce Mactavish
The island of Newfoundland attracts many out-of-province vacationers in the summer. The government calls these people tourists. The scenery, culture, icebergs, whales, puffins and a North Atlantic...
June 16, 2014 | Winnipeg Free Press | Published News | Alexandra Paul
Manitoba's vast boreal wetlands may be more than an ecological gem -- they may also be worth $117 billion in carbon offsets.That huge financial figure comes courtesy of a new ecological study that...
June 16, 2014 | CBC News | Published News
WINNIPEG – Two environmental groups are calling for more protection of the boreal forest in northern Manitoba which they describe as an important animal habitat and key protector of water quality.A...
June 16, 2014 | Global News | Published News | Lara Schroeder
WINNIPEG – Two environmental groups are calling for more protection of the boreal forest in northern Manitoba which they describe as an important animal habitat and key protector of water quality.A...
June 16, 2014 | Winnipeg Sun | Published News | Jim Bender
In the light of water shortages and pollution elsewhere, a report to be released Monday recommends greater protection for Manitoba's boreal region that includes world-class water resources.The report...

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