conservation

Blog
Aug 21, 2019
Image: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service/Flickr

Captive breeding only works when animals can go home

David Suzuki
Under current conservation practices, we breed endangered species in captivity, then release the captive-bred animals into the degraded habitats that failed to support the species in the first place.
Blog
Jan 30, 2018
Orca whale. Image: Gail Hampshire/Wikimedia Commons

Emergency order aims to protect resident orcas

David Suzuki
West Coast conservation groups, including the David Suzuki Foundation, are calling for an emergency order to protect Canada’s most endangered marine mammal: southern resident orcas, or killer whales.
Blog
Jul 17, 2017
A now "rare" monarch butterfly photographed by the author's step-mother in early July. It is one from a greatly reduced North American population threatened with extinction due to the use of herbicides and climate change.

If the monarch butterfly goes extinct, we're all to blame

Thomas Woodley
Back in the 1970s, "citizen scientists" were engaged to track the migration of the monarch butterfly. Today "citizen scientists" are needed to save this formerly ubiquitous butterfly from extinction.
Event

Forever Wild

Jun 22, 2017
Museum of Natural History
1747 Summer Street
Halifax , NS
Canada
Nova Scotia CA
We invite you to join us for an evening of exciting news, celebration and appreciation, marking a tremendous year of land conservation achievements.
Podcast
Mar 15, 2017
Modified from an image taken by Peter Mather for Protect the Peel. Used by permission of Protect the Peel.

Defending Indigenous land in the Far North

Talking Radical Radio
Bobbi Rose Koe and Chris Rider talk about the campaign to protect the Yukon's Peel watershed and the Supreme Court of Canada hearing happening later in March.

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