November 23, 2016
CWF Welcomes Health Canada’s Proposed Ban on Imidacloprid PesticideThe Canadian Wildlife Federation applauds Health Canada for its proposed ban of the neonicotinoid pesticide imidacloprid.
September 12, 2016
CWF CEO Elected Regional Councillor of IUCNCanadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) CEO and Executive Vice-President Rick Bates has been elected International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Regional Councillor for North America and the Caribbean at World Conservation Congress, an international environmental parliament held every four years that determines the global conservation agenda.
August 22, 2016
Conservation community calls for end to delays in implementing recovery actions for endangered American EelConservation groups are calling on the Government of Ontario to obey the Ontario Endangered Species Act (ESA) and begin implementing the recovery strategy for American Eel.
August 10, 2016
Canadian Wildlife Federation launches petition urging government to fund more research into the impacts of microplastics pollution in waterwaysThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is calling on the federal government to support critical research projects analyzing the environmental impacts of plastic pollution in our waterways.
July 26, 2016
S’more Ideas for the Great Canadian CampoutThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is encouraging Canadians to commit to camp this summer with s’more great ideas for connecting to nature through the Great Canadian Campout initiative.
July 25, 2016
THE WESTIN BAYSHORE, VANCOUVER RECEIVES WILDLIFE FRIENDLY HABITAT DESIGNATIONThe Iconic Hotel is Helping Support Local Wildlife
July 20, 2016
Love Your Lake Launches In Western CanadaGet ready to show how much you Love Your Lake Saskatchewan and Alberta.
July 18, 2016
Join The Muskoka Turtle Blitz and Start Saving Turtles At Risk TodayThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) and Saving Turtles at Risk Today (START) Muskoka are calling on Canadians to help protect and track endangered turtles. A community event is being planned to celebrate, showcase and support conservation efforts in the Muskokas.
July 12, 2016
UPDATED: The emergency protection order for the Western Chorus Frog was moved up and came into force on Friday, July 8This decision came in response to activities observed in the area covered by the order, which had the potential to further disturb the Western Chorus Frog habitat.
June 30, 2016
Canadian Wildlife Federation Pleased that Microbeads Added to the List of Toxic Substances Under the Canadian Environmental Protection ActThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is thankful that the federal government has added microbeads to the List of Toxic Substances under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act. This listing now gives the government the power to ban these harmful plastic beads.
June 23, 2016
Canadians Honoured For Conservation AchievementsThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is pleased to announced the recipients of several prestigious conservation awards. Green Party leader Elizabeth May is among those being honoured on Saturday, June 25 in Ottawa.
June 1, 2016
Public Urged to Plant for PollinatorsGrowing concerns over the health of pollinators like wild bees and butterflies has the Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) urging the public to dig in and plant for wildlife.
April 10, 2016
National Wildlife Week April 10-16National Wildlife Week April 10-16
April 8, 2016
CWF Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of Migratory Bird ConventionPublic encouraged to help migratory birds on Bird Impact Reduction Day April 12
April 1, 2016
Canadian Wildlife Foundation Goose Gala at Four Seasons Giving Wings to Wildlife ConservationActor and comedian Martin Short is performing at the CWF Goose Gala April 14 at the Four Seasons in Toronto to help Give Wings to Wildlife Conservation.
March 30, 2016
Canadian Wildlife Federation Goose Gala Tickets 80% Sold!Martin Short to perform on April 14, 2016. Only a few days left to get tickets.
March 22, 2016
Spring into action and Walk for Wildlife
March 15, 2016
National Wildlife Week Gives Wings to Wildlife Conservation by encouraging many steps Canadians can take to help wildlifeThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is ‘Giving Wings to Wildlife Conservation’ and encouraging action for the protection of winged species like birds, bats, butterflies and bees during National Wildlife Week April 10-16. The campaign features tips for bird-proofing homes and businesses, encouragements to Walk for Wildlife and celebrity endorsements.
March 3, 2016
CWF and CSTN Announce Winner of the Great Canadian Turtle Race in Celebration of World Wildlife DayTo celebrate World Wildlife Day, March 3, the Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) and the Canadian Sea Turtle Network (CSTN) are announcing the winner of this year’s edition of the Great Canadian Turtle Race: Agile Abigail. The race launched on November 3, 2015, with four endangered leatherback sea turtle contenders: Agile Abigail, Rev it Bev, Cruisin' Christie and Sharon la petite démone. The winner of the race, Agile Abigail, traveled the furthest distance by World Wildlife Day. She swam approximately 5,000 kilometres to waters off Florida.
February 10, 2016
10,000 Canadians Flock to Wild Family Nature Club in 2015. New Goal: 20,000 in 201610,000 Canadians Flock to Wild Family Nature Club in 2015. New Goal: 20,000 in 2016
February 8, 2016
Canadian Wildlife Federation Goose Gala Tickets 65% SoldMartin Short to perform on April 14th, 2016
January 12, 2016