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September 13, 2017
The Canadian Wildlife Federation launches Hinterland Who’s Who videos about Pacific Salmon as researchers analyze new dataThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is pleased to release a new Hinterland Who’s Who (HWW) series of videos about Pacific Salmon as research on the migration patterns of these amazing fish continues.
August 15, 2017
CWF encouraged by federal efforts to protect Right Whales but calls for long term strategies to prevent future disasters– The Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is pleased by the federal government’s prompt interventions to reduce threats to critically endangered North Atlantic Right Whales. But while the new mandatory shipping speed limits and fines may reduce mortalities temporarily, CWF continues to call for long-term and proactive efforts to reduce threats in future years.
August 9, 2017
CWF Launches Sustainable Packaging Petition as Plastic Pollution Continues to Threaten WildlifeThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is launching a new petition urging the federal government to reduce plastic litter by advancing sustainable packaging initiatives.
July 26, 2017
CWF launches research project tracking adult Chinook Salmon as they approach and pass the Whitehorse RapidsThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) and partners in conservation will soon be gill-netting Chinook Salmon below the Whitehorse dam to assess fish ladder efficiency as part of a new pilot project.
August 3, 2017
Investments in Important Actions Will Help Reduce Threats to North Atlantic Right Whales and Other MarineToday’s remarks by federal Fisheries Minister Dominic Leblanc about the recent deaths of 10 of the remaining 522 North Atlantic right whales in the Gulf of St. Lawrence reflect our national concern regarding the conservation of these majestic animals that are in grave danger of going extinct in our lifetime.
June 7, 2017
CWF Launches Campaigns to Reduce Plastic Pollution and Prevent Right Whale Entanglement during Rivers to Oceans Week June 8-14The Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is launching new campaigns to reduce plastic pollution and prevent right whale entanglement during Rivers to Oceans Week June 8-14.
May 15, 2017
LAUNCH ON PARLIAMENT HILL FOR CROSS - CANADA BIOBLITZ CANADA 150 EVENTSDiscovering B iodiversity Even at the H eart of the Nation’s Capital
May 17, 2017
Wild Family Nature Club Hosted by Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre Named “Best Program” at Cascade AwardsVancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre, in collaboration with the Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF), has taken home top prize for its WILD Family Nature Club program at the annual CASCADE Awards, hosted by the Canadian Association of Science Centres. WILD Family Nature Club was named Best Program for a large institution at the annual award ceremony, which took place in Toronto on May 6, 2017.
April 24, 2017
Helping endangered eels in Ottawa RiverThe Canadian Wildlife Federation, Carleton University and Energy Ottawa have joined together to study the American eel, an endangered species native to the Ottawa region. The group received a $122,000 grant from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry's Ontario Species at Risk Stewardship Fund for vital research.
April 19, 2017