Endangered Species & Biodiversity
September 20, 2019, CBC The Current: – Some good news: we look at why Canada's monarch butterfly numbers are on the up.
September 18, 2019, CBC – 9 U.S. environmental groups seeking ban
September 4, 2019, CBC – Hundreds of at-risk baby turtles were incubated over the summer
September 3, 2019, The Star – For years, fishermen off the U.S. east coast have faced tight restrictions on fishing gear and vessel speed restrictions to ensure their activities do not harm marine mammals, including the endangered North Atlantic right whale.
August 29, 2019 – “CWF’s Ottawa team collected and incubated over 600 Blanding’s, Northern Map and Snapping turtle eggs in the Ottawa area this year,” said Rick Bates, CEO. “The release of these hatchings back to the areas where they were found is part of...
August 26, 2019, Global News – Christina McGough from the Canadian Wildlife Federation joins Global News Morning Calgary to discuss the organization’s call for a national strategy to help pollinators thrive.
August 25, 2019, The Standard – Canadian Wildlife Federation, NPCA team up for special event
August 22, 2019, The Coast – Despite the attention paid to every death, we can’t figure out how to save right whales from our deadly waters.
August 16, 2019, CBC – The two countries share hundreds of cross-border species at risk
August 12, 2019, CWF Blog – Did you know that some butterflies also get their nutrients from damp sand, compost and manure (behaviours called “mud puddling”), as well as from tree sap and moist organic matter like rotting fruit, dung and carrion?