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May 4, 2015
New Study Confirms Lack of Connection to Nature Is Making Us Sick(Ottawa) May 4, 2015 - The newly released Helsinki Alert of Biodiversity and Health report confirms that a lack of exposure to nature contributes to human illness. Primary author Leena von Hertzen along with international leading experts including famed Canadian immunologist and member of the Order of Canada, Dr. John Bienenstock concluded that “the loss of habitat due to urbanization has caused a massive loss of biodiversity and this loss of biodiversity impacts our health.
May 1, 2015
Helsinki alert of biodiversity and healthUrban living in built, asphalt-covered environments with little green space, together with the use of processed water and food, may not provide us with the broad microbial stimulation necessary for the development of a balanced immune function.
April 23, 2015
CWF LAUNCHES NEW LEARNING ADVENTURES FOR EDUCATORSThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is offering several unique professional development experiences for educators this summer. Anyone who works with youth is invited to apply and expand their horizons with one of these innovative programs combining academics and adventure.
April 22, 2015
Budget Supports Two Key Wildlife Programs“We are pleased to see an additional $10 million per year over 3 years to the Recreational Fish Conservation Partnership Program (RFCPP), a program CWF worked hard to help get set up and to improve since its inception,” said CWF CEO Wade Luzny.
April 15, 2015
CWF launches Wild Family Nature Clubs while promoting national discussion of outdoor playThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is pleased to announce it will be the national presenting partner for an education campaign to get children out and about in their neighbourhood.
April 9, 2015
CWF Encourages Canadians to Join in the Walk for WildlifeThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is hosting its sixth annual Walk for Wildlife. Kicking off on April 10 during National Wildlife Week, the Walk for Wildlife campaign runs until May 31 and gives people across the country an opportunity to show their support for conservation while making time to connect with nature themselves.
April 8, 2015
TOP CANADIAN CELEBRITIES JOIN IN CANADIAN WILDLIFE FEDERATION INAUGURAL GOOSE GALATop Canadian comedian and creator of the internationally acclaimed TV comedy series Corner Gas, Brent Butt will host the first annual Canadian Wildlife Federation Goose Gala on April 9 at the prestigious Four Seasons Hotel, Toronto.
April 7, 2015
Students join Canadian Wildlife Federation to launch new Wild Spaces for MonarchsAs part of National Wildlife Week celebrations, students from Seneca Trail Public School are joining CWF on April 8 to launch the new Wild Spaces for Monarchs program.
April 2, 2015
THE ATLANTIC PUFFIN IS THE FOCUS OF THE LATEST HWW PSAOFFICIAL LAUNCH KICKS OFF NATIONAL WILDLIFE WEEK CELEBRATIONS
April 2, 2015