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August 3, 2017
Investments in Important Actions Will Help Reduce Threats to North Atlantic Right Whales and Other MarineToday’s remarks by federal Fisheries Minister Dominic Leblanc about the recent deaths of 10 of the remaining 522 North Atlantic right whales in the Gulf of St. Lawrence reflect our national concern regarding the conservation of these majestic animals that are in grave danger of going extinct in our lifetime.
July 26, 2017
CWF launches research project tracking adult Chinook Salmon as they approach and pass the Whitehorse RapidsThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) and partners in conservation will soon be gill-netting Chinook Salmon below the Whitehorse dam to assess fish ladder efficiency as part of a new pilot project.
June 7, 2017
CWF Launches Campaigns to Reduce Plastic Pollution and Prevent Right Whale Entanglement during Rivers to Oceans Week June 8-14The Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is launching new campaigns to reduce plastic pollution and prevent right whale entanglement during Rivers to Oceans Week June 8-14.
May 17, 2017
Wild Family Nature Club Hosted by Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre Named “Best Program” at Cascade AwardsVancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre, in collaboration with the Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF), has taken home top prize for its WILD Family Nature Club program at the annual CASCADE Awards, hosted by the Canadian Association of Science Centres. WILD Family Nature Club was named Best Program for a large institution at the annual award ceremony, which took place in Toronto on May 6, 2017.
May 15, 2017
LAUNCH ON PARLIAMENT HILL FOR CROSS - CANADA BIOBLITZ CANADA 150 EVENTSDiscovering B iodiversity Even at the H eart of the Nation’s Capital
April 24, 2017
Helping endangered eels in Ottawa RiverThe Canadian Wildlife Federation, Carleton University and Energy Ottawa have joined together to study the American eel, an endangered species native to the Ottawa region. The group received a $122,000 grant from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry's Ontario Species at Risk Stewardship Fund for vital research.
April 19, 2017
Children & Nature Network International Conference brings 850+ international leaders working to connect children to nature to Vancouver, BC, April 18-21, 2017More than 850 leaders and activists from 22 countries are gathering today in Vancouver B.C. for the 2017 Children & Nature Network International Conference and Summit. This premier gathering of the children and nature movement, co-hosted by the Canadian Wildlife Federation, brings together the world’s leading voices on creating a world in which all children benefit from nature in their daily lives.
March 23, 2017
CWF is encouraged by federal budget support for oceans and freshwaterThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) welcomes the federal government’s investment in ocean protection, freshwater conservation and aquatic invasive species management in the budget announced today. However, CWF continues to urge governments to address and prioritize conservation issues for the health, economic, social and spiritual well-being of Canadians.
February 23, 2017
CWF Urges Immediate Action for Species at Risk on Prairie GrasslandsThe Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) is urging the government of Canada to protect prairie grasslands by conserving the last remaining PFRA community pastures as habitat for species at risk.
November 23, 2016