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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

Akaitcho Mapping Project is now complete; will help conservation decisions in the Northwest Territories.

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

Extreme camping

Extreme camping

Each spring, researcher Ryan Connon travels from suburban Ontario to a secluded region in N.W.T. to better understand how climate change will impact northern hydrology, including wetlands.

Technology is for the birds

Technology is for the birds

Report shows how technological advances track migration and help protect the future of bird species.