May 31, 2017

Nature Conservancy of Canada - May 31, 2017 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature, Health and Safety, Lifestyles, Sports and Leisure
By Kailey Setter, Nature Conservancy of Canada Each spring and early summer, as Canada’s migratory species start arriving at their breeding and nesting grounds, the Nature Conservancy of Canada’s (NCC’s)...
Nature Conservancy of Canada - May 31, 2017 - Has attachments - Environment and Nature, Health and Safety
June 7 is Clean Air Day. Part of Canadian Environment Week, this special day aims to drive awareness about air quality. The negative impacts of air pollution on our health are now well-known. In fact, tens of thousands of...

May 16, 2017

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World Turtle Day, May 23, is an annual occasion that the American Tortoise Rescue began 17 years ago to honour and promote turtle and tortoise conservation around the world. Sadly, global turtle and tortoise populations are...

April 21, 2017

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When it comes to nature conservation, a little goes a long way. Small-scale conservation efforts can have a huge impact and help ensure that we and future generations can enjoy precious natural spaces. This Earth Day, April 22,...

April 20, 2017

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National Volunteer Week, April 23 to 29, is a 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...

April 5, 2017

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First launched in 2009 by a non-profit organization called Beavers: Wetlands & Wildlife (BWW), International Beaver Day celebrates the rodent’s environmental contributions and its important role in landscapes.

March 21, 2017

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March 22 is World Water Day, an annual event that emphasizes the importance of conserving fresh water. There is plenty that you can do at home to help conserve water. Here are some simple tips:

March 15, 2017

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When asked to picture a sparrow, I think a lot of us, especially city dwellers, think of the common house sparrow. Though ubiquitous across southern Canada, this little sparrow is not actually native to North America. This...
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Income tax season is here and you may be wondering how to receive tax breaks this year and in the future. Whether you’re a tax wizard or not, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) can help. Requesting tax receipts from...

February 14, 2017

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It doesn’t matter whether or not your part of the country celebrates Family Day this weekend. What matters is that you spend time together in the great outdoors. Here are five family-friendly activities to do this weekend....