Tag Archives: conservation

Alberta creates world’s largest continuous protected boreal forest area

Alberta’s government is planning a massive expansion to the Kitaskino Nuwenëné Wildland. Under the plan, 143,800 hectares of land will be added to over 160,000 hectares of protected boreal forests in northeastern Alberta. Almost all of the proposed expansion overlaps with a woodland caribou habitat and a small portion of the Ronald Lake bison herd range – both mammals that …

Read More »

The business of bees

Several funding initiatives are working to ensure the health of Canada’s pollinators, an essential factor for farming success.

Read More »