Does Primary Prey Theory Protect Caribou In BC?

By NL Staff | November 11, 2021 | 0 Comments

Caribou are listed under the Species at Risk Act (SARA). The long-term conservation and eventual restoration of stable caribou populations are national and provincial priorities shared by hunters and other conservationists. The…

The Cape Breton Highlands In Fall – 3 Must-See Photos

By NL Staff | November 2, 2021 | 0 Comments

This Autumn, the Cabot Trail and the Cape Breton Highlands were alive with colour, and Canada’s photographers captured it all. Here are three of the best captures from one of Canada’s most scenic destinations in October.

Bill Gates Is Giving Every Student In The World A Copy Of ‘How To Avoid A Climate Disaster’

By NL Staff | November 1, 2021 | 0 Comments

Beginning this week, Bill Gates will give every college and university student around the world a free digital copy of his best-selling book, How to Avoid a Climate Disaster: The Solutions We Have and the Breakthroughs We Need.

A New Era For Tracking The Health of The Great Lakes

By NL Staff | October 27, 2021 | 0 Comments

If you’ve ever wondered about the health of your local river or lake, seven million open data points are now at your fingertips.   Information ranging from lake temperatures to levels…

Amazing Destinations: Jacques-Cartier National Park, Québec

By NL Staff | October 12, 2021 | 0 Comments

Jacques-Cartier National Park boasts one of the most beautiful glacial valleys in Quebec. The Jacques Cartier River Valley, the most prominent glacier landform, serves as one Canada’s best stages for fall scenery.

The Park is open year-round, though the availability of activities and facilities vary. Entrance fees are $8.90 per adult per day. The park is free for youth under 17.

Sunflower Farms, Like BC’s Lakeland Flowers, Were A Hit This Summer

By NL Staff | September 8, 2021 | 0 Comments

pick flower farm, with over 100,000 blooms each week. The farm began it’s 8-week season of sunflowers, on July 10th, and tickets cost only $10 for access to the fields and 5 pre-cut sunflower stems. As the season begins to wind down, the farm is offering 10 flowers at admission. 

B.C.’s Black Bears Are Suffering From Our Lack Of Awareness, Says North Shore Non-Profit

By NL Staff | September 5, 2021 | 0 Comments

BC stands for bear country, but the majority of Vancouver’s residents and tourists don’t understand the nature of black bears, why they venture into urban areas, and what happens when they are reported. A North Shore organization is urging Vancouver’s residents and visitors to approach co-existence differently, in order to get a different result: improved awareness, and a larger commitment to keeping bears safe by keeping them out of urban areas. 

Canadian Wildfires: What It Means for Canada’s Future and Extreme Weather Events

By NL Staff | August 20, 2021 | 0 Comments

The recent wildfires in British Columbia, Manitoba and Northern Ontario are sparking conversations about what it means for Canada’s environmental future. The recent wildfires have been devastating cities in Canada as special air quality statements are issued more frequently. What exactly does this mean for Canada?

Demand for Camping Equipment Boomed During the Pandemic, But May Continue to Rise. Here’s Why

By NL Staff | August 18, 2021 | 0 Comments

The pandemic has caused many markets to boom (and some to bust). Camping equipment is understandably on the rise, and reports say this boom will continue through to 2023. Here’s…

Young Canadians Can Now Apply To First Ever Environment and Climate Change Youth Council

By NL Staff | August 3, 2021 | 0 Comments

Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) are inviting Canadians between the ages of 18 and 25 to apply to become a member of the first ever Environment and Climate Change Youth Council (ECCYC).