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North American Wetlands Conservation Act – 30 Years Strong!

posted on March 3rd, 2020 by
North American Wetlands Conservation Act – 30 Years Strong!

Courtesy of www.nawmp.org/nawca30 After the signing of the North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) in 1986, federal and state agencies joined with private conservation groups to secure funding dedicated to wetland conservation and restoration. With the help of key legislators… Read more

30 Years Conserving Wetlands in Eastern Canada

posted on December 2nd, 2019 by
30 Years Conserving Wetlands in Eastern Canada

Sackville, NB, 29 November 2019—Canada’s Eastern Habitat Joint Venture (EHJV) is celebrating 30 years of wetland conservation in Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador. Canada is home to 25 per cent of the… Read more

Government of Canada Invests in Wetlands for Migratory Birds

posted on September 11th, 2019 by
Government of Canada Invests in Wetlands for Migratory Birds

News release September 6, 2019 – Ottawa, Ontario Canadians know that protecting our nature and the wildlife that depend on it is essential to our environment, economy, and health. That is why the Government of Canada is working to double… Read more

Canada Invests $175 Million Dollars in Nature

posted on August 21st, 2019 by
Canada Invests $175 Million Dollars in Nature

August 19, 2019 – Victoria, British Columbia Canadians cherish nature and depend on it for clean air and water, vibrant communities, and solutions to climate change. Home to the longest coastline in the world; one quarter of the earth’s wetlands and… Read more

National Heritage Conservation Program Provides New Protection for Canada’s Wetlands

posted on April 29th, 2019 by
National Heritage Conservation Program Provides New Protection for Canada’s Wetlands

Courtesy of Ducks Unlimited Canada April 23, 2019 Oak Hammock Marsh, Man. – A new $100-million program announced today by the Government of Canada is poised to provide new protection for some of the country’s most valuable—and vulnerable—wetland habitat. Ducks… Read more

More Protected Land in the Forillon Peninsula to Help the Movement of Wildlife

posted on January 15th, 2019 by
More Protected Land in the Forillon Peninsula to Help the Movement of Wildlife

January 14, 2019Gaspé Courtesy of the Nature Conservancy of Canada The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has announced the expansion of an important wilderness area in eastern Quebec. The not-for-profit land conservation organization has acquired two new forested sites, further protecting another… Read more