December 11, 2015
2015: Canadian Wildlife Federation Named One of Top 25 Charities in CanadaPutting money raised in Canada to work conserving Canada’s wildlife.
November 30, 2015
Canada has Many More Important Steps to Take on Climate ChangeCanada has Many More Important Steps to Take on Climate Change
November 25, 2015
Inspiring a New Generation (ING): A North American SummitTo help build life-long relationships with nature among current and future generations, Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) sponsored an international conference with other leading organizations in this field that produced recommendations to strengthen programs in countries around the world.
November 24, 2015
Make a Child’s Wildest Wishes Come TrueThis holiday season the Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is inspiring people to help make the wild wishes of children come true – by giving them more butterflies to chase, more trees to climb, more playtime outdoors and more things to help create a brighter future for wildlife.
September 22, 2015
HSBC partners with CWF to combat 'nature deficit disorder' amongst 150,000+ Canadians, and WWF-Canada to research 25 major watershedsCWF, WWF-Canada two of more than 140 charities globally to receive significant contributions from HSBC’s global US$150m community fund
August 7, 2015
Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board Educators Embark on a Summer Learning Adventure with a CWF Conservation Course in BCDufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board Educators Embark on a Summer Learning Adventure with a CWF Conservation Course in BC
July 15, 2015
Launch of new CWF and ROM iNaturalist Canada App Gets Great ResponseiNaturalist Canada, the new Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) and Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) app is already generating great results. During a two week lead up to Canada Day, Canadians were challenged to sign up and tally as many species as they could. People responded with over 1500 observations during that time period, including a Bald Eagle on Vancouver Island, a large Moose in the backcountry of Algonquin Park and a beautiful Luna Moth on the coast of New Brunswick.
July 11, 2015
This Saturday, July 11, 2015, Scales Nature Park holds 6th Anniversary celebration and 2nd Annual fundraiser for the upcoming Georgian Bay Turtle Hospital project!Scales Nature Park, an education and conservation facility focused on Canadian reptiles and amphibians, and featuring the most complete live collection of these creatures, is pleased to announce that it will be celebrating its 6th Anniversary on July 11th, 2015 with another fun-filled day of activities at the centre. Once again the event will be raising funds for the upcoming Georgian Bay Turtle Hospital with its giant silent auction. Items this year include an original painting of a Blanding’s turtle by local artist Lena Gilchrist.
June 25, 2015
CWF ANNOUNCES ANNUAL CONSERVATION ACHIEVEMENT AWARD RECIPIENTSCWF announces annual conservation Achievement Award Recipients
June 24, 2015
CWF “GREAT CANADIAN CAMPOUT” STRIVES TO GET 1 MILLION CANADIANS CAMPINGSinger Johnny Reid Joins CWF in Encouraging Canadians to Connect with Nature
June 17, 2015
Raising the Grade on Outdoor Nature Play and LearningCWF and Partners Make Connecting Kids with Nature a Priority
June 13, 2015
ROM leads citizen-science campaign to document plants, animals and fungi on June 13-14 in Don River WatershedCanadian Wildlife Federation and ROM Biodiversity launch new App iNaturalist Canada that connects all Canadians to our shared natural heritage
May 22, 2015
The Canadian Wildlife Federation and Sailors for the Sea Sign Important Agreement to CollaborateThe Canadian Wildlife Federation and Sailors for the Sea will work together to promote environmental best practices for the boating community in Canada
May 15, 2015
Canadian Wildlife Federation Wants Everyone to Enjoy a Wild SummerThe Victoria Day weekend marks the beginning of summer for many Canadians and the Canadian Wildlife Federation is offering people opportunities that suit a variety of personal interests and activities to connect with our incredible wildlife and nature.
May 7, 2015
Prominent Doctors and Experts Support Clear Link Between Nature and Human HealthThe Helsinki Alert of Biodiversity and Health that confirms the connection between the positive effects of nature on human health is widely endorsed by well-respected doctors and experts.
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
CWF AWARDS TOP SCHOOLS IN CANADAThe Canadian Wildlife Federation is pleased to announce the top three school habitat projects through its National Wildlife Week Awards Program.
April 2, 2015
THE ATLANTIC PUFFIN IS THE FOCUS OF THE LATEST HWW PSAOFFICIAL LAUNCH KICKS OFF NATIONAL WILDLIFE WEEK CELEBRATIONS
March 17, 2015
Eco Alkalines™ becomes an official partner of the Canadian Wildlife FederationThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) and LEI Electronics Inc. are excited to announce that Eco Alkalines™ batteries will be the ongoing official battery supplier of the Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) and a proud partner of CWF’s upcoming Great Canadian Campout which runs until September 30th, 2015.
March 11, 2015
20 YEARS OF COUNTING SWIFT FOXESRead about the latest Calgary Zoo Endangered Species project, supported by CWF.
March 10, 2015
CWF to launch Wild Family Nature ClubsJoin us to celebrate the launch of CWF’s newest education program, Wild Family Nature Clubs. Our launch will be held in The Bienenstock Playforest at Canada Blooms.
February 24, 2015
CWF Partners with Outdoor Council of CanadaIt’s a natural fit. The Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) and Outdoor Council of Canada (OCC) are teaming up to enhance leadership programs for educators.
February 18, 2015
CWF Launches Wild Pedagogies – An Amazing Learning Journey for EducatorsThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is proud to be launching a new conservation program offering adventure learning journeys for educators and their families.
January 29, 2015