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ALUS Receives $139,850 in Funding from Lake Winnipeg Basin Program

ALUS Canada has received $139,850 in new funding from the Government of Canada’s Lake Winnipeg Basin Program. The funding will help enhance wetlands and seed...

Ducks Unlimited Canada Elects Kevin Harris as 44th President

Kevin Harris has been elected at Ducks Unlimited Canada’s 44th president. He assumed the role of president, DUC’s top volunteer position, at the organization’s...

Rhonda King Joins ALUS Canada as the Western Canada Lead

ALUS Canada announced that Rhonda King joined its team in April 2019 as the Western Canada Lead. “I’m very pleased that Rhonda has joined the...

New Natural Heritage Conservation Program to Protect Wetlands

A new $100-million program announced by the Government of Canada is poised to protect some of the country’s most valuable—and vulnerable—wetland habitats. Canada’s wetlands are...

Government of Canada Protects 2400 Hectares in Georgian Bay Watershed

The Government of Canada has invested $967,000 to protect 2400 hectares of nature in the Georgian Bay watershed. The announcement was made by Carolyn Bennett, the...

Manitoba Unveils First Projects Under Conservation Trust

The Manitoba Habitat Heritage Corporation has selected the first round of projects approved under the Government of Manitoba’s $102-million Conservation Trust. The announcement was...

Nature Conservancy of Canada Comments on World Wetlands Day

The conservation and restoration of wetlands in Manitoba must be a top priority, especially in the face of a changing climate, said Kevin Teneycke,...

Lake Winnipeg Foundation Input on Provincial Budget 2019

The Lake Winnipeg Foundation has submitted feedback to the provincial government to address how the province’s 2019 budget can support water resource management. Topics covered...

Report: More Must Be Done to Protect Ontario’s Water

The Ontario government continues to allow raw sewage to overflow into Ontario lakes and rivers at an alarming rate, says a new report by...

Nature Conservancy of Canada Secures Protected Area on Lake Superior

Last week, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) and its partners announced the creation of a new 3,170-hectare protected area in northwestern Ontario on...

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