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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 11, 2017
A bee and a butterfly. Image: Pixabay

Butterflyways are blooming throughout the land

David Suzuki
Jode Roberts
Pollinator pathway. Bumblebee highway. River of Flowers. Bee Line. These all describe habitat corridors created to help pollinators like bees and butterflies. We can add Butterflyways to the list.
Blog
Aug 2, 2016
caribou antlers in the snow

Half measures aren't enough to save caribou

David Suzuki
The challenge to recover caribou is not Alberta's alone; it is a national undertaking. Boreal caribou are threatened in every province except Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island.
Blog
Mar 4, 2014

Wildlife win in court, lose on the ground

David Suzuki
The David Suzuki Foundation and other environmental groups just won a court victory for species at risk, but endangered plants and animals aren't out of the woods yet.
Blog
May 21, 2013

Ontario's wildlife needs continued protection

David Suzuki
Endangered species laws work. So, why is Ontario trying to weaken its act, which is considered the "gold standard" for species and habitat protection in Canada and beyond?
Blog
Jun 27, 2012

Connecting the dots from Ontario to Rio

David Suzuki
The first Rio Earth Summit failed in many ways, but it led to important policies and laws, including Ontario's Endangered Species Act.
Podcast
Sep 18, 2010
Redeye radio

Auditor General says BC parks are at risk

Redeye
In late August, a report by the BC Auditor General confirmed what environmentalists have been saying for years. It found the government is not protectecting the ecological integrity of BC's parks.
Podcast
Jun 1, 2010

Forest agreement will not save woodland caribou

Redeye
The Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement has been hailed as a historic deal that could save a significant amount of caribou habitat. Stan Boutin is a biologist in Alberta.
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