Endangered Species & Biodiversity
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?
August 11, 2019, CBC – The United Nations warns that 1 million species worldwide are at risk of extinction
August 11, 2019, CBC – That was the focus of a two hour CBC radio show called Cross Country Check Up. Carolyn Callaghan, CWF senior conservation biologist, was a special guest on the Aug. 10 show. She agreed with callers from coast to coast who said that we...
August 7, 2019, CTV – Carolyn Callaghan of the Canadian Wildlife Federation speaks about what is killing off Canada's pollinators.
August 7, 2019, CWF Blog – A 4th entangled whale, at least 40 years old, appears to be anchored off Magdalen Islands
August 6, 2019, CWF Blog – The federal government has lifted speed restrictions meant to protect North Atlantic right whales in the Gulf of St. Lawrence after finding that the policy may have been pushing ships closer to the endangered mammals.
August 1, 2019 – The Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is calling for the creation of a national pollinator recovery strategy featuring pollinator pathways and a comprehensive pollinator monitoring program.
August 1, 2019, BBC – Once hunted to near extinction, North Atlantic right whales are now facing new human threats that could end the species. Here are the people risking their lives to save them.