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Conservation in Canada’s boreal forest

Conservation in Canada’s boreal forest

Karla Guyn appointed board chair of the Sustainable Forestry Initiative

Mentoring conservation-minded professionals

Mentoring conservation-minded professionals

Introducing young people to careers in conservation and encouraging them to pursue their passions related to the natural world are critical to the future.

Canada’s boreal forest has many regions that share a common truth

Canada’s boreal forest has many regions that share a common truth

For the health of our environment and for our enjoyment of nature, maintaining biodiversity in wetlands across the boreal forest of Canada is crucial.

Peel Watershed regional land use plan to be managed by government of Yukon and First Nations

Peel Watershed regional land use plan to be managed by government of Yukon and First Nations

Traditional Knowledge and Science Meet in 77 Million Acre Map Project

Traditional Knowledge and Science Meet in 77 Million Acre Map Project

Together with the Treaty 8 Tribal Corporation and regional communities, we develop a comprehensive, 77-million-acre map of wetlands in the Akaitcho region of the Northwest Territories. This map is a critical source of ecological and cultural information to support the land-use planning process of the Akaitcho region. It also supports the Łutsël K’e Dene First Nation in their leadership to establish Thaidene Nëné IPCA.

Connecting for the future of Edéhzhíe

Connecting for the future of Edéhzhíe

Building relationships with partners is the key to conservation progress in the Northwest Territories

Canadians want more conservation

Canadians want more conservation

New poll shows overwhelming support for protecting wildlife, habitat and the environment.

High flying research

High flying research

Aerial surveys today could influence what Canada's boreal forest looks like in the future

Finding common ground

Finding common ground

Blending science with traditional knowledge to map 77 million acres of wetlands, for the future for northern communities…and conservation.

Bird’s eye view of the boreal

Bird’s eye view of the boreal

From his helicopter vantage point, a wetland surveyor captures rare glimpses of boreal forest landscapes in their many beautiful, and vital, forms.

Born in the boreal

Born in the boreal

Up to five billion birds can be found in the boreal forest each year after breeding season

Plumbing the depths of Canada’s peatlands – one of the world’s largest carbon sinks

Plumbing the depths of Canada’s peatlands – one of the world’s largest carbon sinks

Study to help quantify how the boreal helps fight climate change