May 17, 2018

Nature Conservancy of Canada - May 17, 2018 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature, Events and Announcements
By Raechel Bonomo, Staff Writer at the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) It was a gloomy day in southern Ontario. Although the canoe I paddled in was quiet, the landscape was anything but, filled with croaks and chirping. Ten...

April 7, 2018

Nature Conservancy of Canada - April 7, 2018 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature, Events and Announcements, Families, Parenting and Children
National Volunteer Week, April 15 to 21, is the perfect time to lend a hand in your community. With spring finally here, why not take advantage of the more comfortable temperatures and volunteer outdoors? There are many nature...

January 29, 2018

Nature Conservancy of Canada - January 29, 2018 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature
By Gayle Roodman, Editorial Services Manager at the Nature Conservancy of Canada We all lead busy lives, full of work and family commitments, errands and to-do lists that, over the course of a day, seem to magically grow longer.

January 26, 2018

Nature Conservancy of Canada - January 26, 2018 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature, Events and Announcements, Seasonal
February 2 marks Groundhog Day, a North American tradition dating back to 1888. The groundhog, also called the woodchuck, is the largest member of the squirrel family and one of four marmot species that live in Canada. Rather...

January 16, 2018

Nature Conservancy of Canada - January 16, 2018 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature, Families, Parenting and Children
If you didn't make any New Year’s resolutions, if you’ve given up on the ones you made or if you want to add more to your list, make it a goal this year to devote yourself to nature. Getting out into nature is...

December 23, 2017

Nature Conservancy of Canada - December 23, 2017 - Has attachments - Education, Environment and Nature, Events and Announcements, Families, Parenting and Children
With 2017 come and gone, there’s no better time than now to turn over a new leaf. The beginning of a new year brings new possibilities, and we make resolutions that we hope will stick over the next 365 days. Whether you...

December 21, 2017

Nature Conservancy of Canada - December 21, 2017 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature, Seasonal
This year, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has a lot to celebrate. Coast to coast, we have conserved more than 20,000 acres (8,208 hectares) of land from the beginning of the year to November 2017 alone, adding to the 2.8...

December 20, 2017

Nature Conservancy of Canada - December 20, 2017 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature, Seasonal
On the 12th day of Christmas, my true love gave to me…fun bird facts! To celebrate the holidays this year, here are some interesting tidbits about 12 different birds found in Canada, some of which are featured in the 12...

December 19, 2017

Nature Conservancy of Canada - December 19, 2017 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature
Each year, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is astonished at how much time and effort our volunteers across the country contribute. From removing invasive species in Boisé Papineau, Quebec, to conducting dragonfly...

December 15, 2017

Nature Conservancy of Canada - December 15, 2017 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature
Once on Brink of Extinction, Peregrine Falcon no longer considered at-risk and can be seen in urban areas. One of Canada’s well-recognized raptors, the peregrine falcon, has made a remarkable comeback from the brink of...