Highlights / habitat

Environment, Internet, Science and Technology, Politics

Protection for caribou in Canada: patchwork progress

For years, various levels of governments across Canada have been well aware of serious declines in the caribou populations. In spite of a variety of programmes and hunting restrictions, the populations continue to decline. Some of those programmes however have» 

Environment, Internet, Science and Technology, Society

Tagging endangered belugas to find winter habitat

A non-profit group is tagging beluga whales in the St. Lawrence River to try to find out where they spend the winter and further the goal of preventing their decline. Two of the small white whales have been tagged so far» 

Environment, International, Internet, Science and Technology

Bats need natural habitat beside farmland: study

Bats are under threat in North America but new research suggests a way to help them survive. Bats are important because they eat huge quantities of mosquitos and other insects, sometime acting as a natural pesticide on farmland. Bat numbers»