Oct 13 15
Over 10,000 in Manitoba ask for protection of large caribou habitats
Call for action as conservation group awaits release of provincial strategy to save the threatened species.
Sep 08 15
Local ice cream maker develops flavour to support Boreal conservation in Manitoba
Lisa Dyck is a proud Manitoban with a great love for the province she calls home. And so, when the conservation-minded folks at BorealManitoba approached Lisa about the potential of developing a Boreal-themed ice cream as part of her award-winning Cornell Creme ice cream product line, she didn’t hesitate to help out. Over the September Labour Day weekend, a new flavour -Boreal Blueberry Ice Cream - made its way into the freezers and homes of Cornell Creme customers and distributors.
Jul 13 15
NEWS RELEASE: Manitoba making more progress than other parts of Canada on wilderness protection
In its latest annual report released in advance of Canada Parks Day, the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) is calling Canada out for falling behind most other countries in protecting its land and fresh water. CPAWS’ 2015 report, Protecting Canada: Is it in our nature? assesses whether our governments are on track to meet their collective international commitment to protect at least 17% of our land and fresh water by 2020, and to improve the quality of our protected areas.