When writing about wildlife or covering wildlife issues the Canadian Wildlife Federation makes the job easier.
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