Below Zero is an educational program designed to promote understanding of wildlife under winter conditions. Developed by CWF and launched in 2003, it features 46 complete lesson plans that can each be adapted for any age, grade or subject.
Nature is all around us, even in winter! Get outside and enjoy it. Explore the world of winter wildlife activities available when Canadian temperatures dip below zero!
Wildlife in Winter
Just like humans, wild creatures need water, food, shelter and space in order to survive. The four basic habitat elements also need to be arranged in a particular way to suit each species.
What You Can Do
Baby, it’s cold outside! But don’t let that stop you from enjoying the seasonThe winter is a great time to enjoy our natural spaces and observe our wild species. Dress appropriately, put on your snowshoes, good...