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Articles by Alison Ronson

Parks Blog: Are you up for the challenge?

To celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in 2017, the Canadian government announced that admission to national parks across the country would be free for the year. CPAWS was supportive of this – we encourage Canadians to get out and connect with nature in these beautiful protected areas.

Wildlife populations devastated since 1970, suggests new WWF-Canada report - but there is hope

WWF-Canada released one of the most shocking reports of the year yesterday. The Living Planet Report Canada examined the state of Canada’s wildlife populations and confirms the sobering loss of biodiversity in Canada, concluding that half of vertebrate wildlife species in Canada have suffered population declines since 1970, with an average loss of 83% among declining populations.

This Parks Day, Take the Road Less Traveled

Parks Day is July 15 – an annual event when Canadians celebrate the nature and wilderness protected in Canada’s national, provincial, and territorial parks.