Protecting wetlands is black and white
Wetlands are an epicentre of life that cannot be replicated. Where wetlands suffer, so too does the immense biodiversity they support.
Wetlands are nature’s water filters. The plants, animals and bacteria that live in wetlands help to clean your water before it reaches your taps.
Wetlands are a biological resource akin to rainforests and coral reefs. They are an epicentre of life that cannot be replicated.
Wetlands are a large carbon reservoir— often storing carbon that’s thousands of years old.
Where Ducks Unlimited Canada is working
Wetlands are a biological resource akin to rainforests and coral reefs. They are an epicentre of life that cannot be replicated. Where wetlands suffer, so too does the immense biodiversity they support.
The Junction Lake project, breeding grounds of the piping plover, is an excellent example of partners working together to conserve and restore habitats, not only in Alberta, but across Canada that benefit multiple species and promote biodiversity.
There’s no better place to celebrate biodiversity and World Wetlands Day 2020 than Atlantic Canada’s Missaquash Marsh.
For the health of our environment and for our enjoyment of nature, maintaining biodiversity in wetlands across the boreal forest of Canada is crucial.
While the groundhog may steal the spotlight every February 2nd, more and more communities around B.C. are focusing on wetlands as a way to combat climate change and the devastating effects it has on the landscape.
Southwest Manitoba is home to prairie pothole wetlands, remarkable “biodiversity hotspots” that support a variety of life, from microorganisms to mighty moose.
An ongoing biodiversity improvement project located on Saint-Bernard Island, it has become a haven for creatures great and small.
Whooping cranes weren’t always so elusive. Spring and fall once brought flocks of these massive white birds to the Canadian Prairies.
How can we reduce the impacts of non-native phragmites on wetlands?
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