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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 with...
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 population...
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...
October 6, 2015 | Audubon | Published News | Ashley P. Taylor
Sad some of your favorite birds are going south for the winter? Don’t worry—others are coming to take their places. As birds that breed in the lower 48 states head to Central and South America, those...
September 30, 2015 | Wild Bird Journal | Published News
Chances are you’re familiar with the Amazon, the massive rain forest covering much of South America. Its plight has been well documented for several decades now – developers and farmers regularly...
September 20, 2015 | CTV News | Published News | Bruce Cheadle
OTTAWA -- Resource companies, financial institutions, First Nations and conservation groups have issued a new report that stresses the critical importance of getting the green light from indigenous...
September 18, 2015 | Audubon Magazine | Published News | Claudia Dreifus
You can’t miss E.O. Wilson. He’s the tall, lanky, Gary Cooper-like presence sitting behind a mountain of papers in the cafeteria of Brookhaven at Lexington, an upscale assisted-living complex roughly...
September 8, 2015 | Yahoo! News | Published News | Clément Sabourin
Waswanipi (Canada) (AFP) - Mandy Gull holds back tears as she steps off the helicopter in northern Quebec. "I've never seen anything so sad," says the young woman whose aboriginal tribe is seeing its...
September 2, 2015 | Washington Post | Published News | Chris Mooney
In a blockbuster study released Wednesday in Nature, a team of 38 scientists finds that the planet is home to 3.04 trillion trees, blowing away the previously estimate of 400 billion. That means, the...

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