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.
Jul 07 15
Better in the Boreal
“I thought we could go on a camping trip to the boreal forest this summer,” Jane said to her husband Nick. He immediately looked ill. “Oh dear, what’s the matter?” Jane asked her husband.
Jun 12 15
Manigotagan River provincial park close to full protection
Wilderness, wildlife and waters could see full protection secured