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STREAM to stream: from Alberta to B.C. to Ontario

When WWF-Canada published the Watershed Reports in 2017, it became clear that data deficiency is a serious obstacle to understanding the health of ecosystems. Of the 167 watersheds in Canada, 110 lack the necessary... Read More
When WWF-Canada published the Watershed Reports in 2017, it became clear that data deficiency is a serious obstacle to...
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Taking the STREAM to Canmore, Alberta

© Catherine Paquette/WWF-Canada Canada’s watersheds need our help. And thanks to the STREAM team, we’re gathering important data on the state of our freshwater from citizen scientists across the country. Earlier this summer, the... Read More
© Catherine Paquette/WWF-Canada Canada’s watersheds need our help. And thanks to the STREAM team, we’re gathering important data on...
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Will 2019 bring the lifeline that Canada’s Endangered killer whales need?

  This past year brought extreme lows for southern resident killer whales. A mere 74 southern residents are left in the Salish Sea where they are fighting for their lives, but we’re optimistic 2019 can be a turning point... Read More
  This past year brought extreme lows for southern resident killer whales. A mere 74 southern residents are left in the Salish Sea...
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The science we have – and the science we need to stop wildlife loss

Living Planet Report Canada – among the most comprehensive studies of monitored vertebrate wildlife population trends ever conducted in Canada – has revealed a depth and breadth of loss that’s unexpected in a country that takes... Read More
Living Planet Report Canada – among the most comprehensive studies of monitored vertebrate wildlife population trends ever conducted in Canada...
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You can help stop wildlife loss. Here’s how

WWF’s new Living Planet Report Canada, is a wakeup call. It shows that half the monitored wildlife studied are in decline, and their population numbers have dropped on average 83 per cent since 1970.... Read More
WWF’s new Living Planet Report Canada, is a wakeup call. It shows that half the monitored wildlife studied are...
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No to Northern Gateway

Any day now, the Federal Government will make its decision on the Northern Gateway Pipeline. There is a strong chance that it will make this decision based on a deeply flawed report delivered... Read More
Any day now, the Federal Government will make its decision on the Northern Gateway Pipeline. There is a...
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Arctic killer whale movements update

For the past eight weeks, WWF-Canada has been tracking a killer whale pod as they head south from the Canadian Arctic. Read More
For the past eight weeks, WWF-Canada has been tracking a killer whale pod as they head south from the...
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Killer Whale Tracker: They’re really on the move now!!

As fall descends on the Arctic, WWF-Canada continues to track a killer whale pod as they head south for the winter. They've picked up speed and are showing no signs of slowing down! Read More
As fall descends on the Arctic, WWF-Canada continues to track a killer whale pod as they head south for...
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