How Canada’s government can get freshwater right
March 19, 2018
Concerned about proposed freshwater legislation, WWF-Canada is asking for improvements to regulations to minimize the cumulative impacts of new developments on ecosystems, communities and wildlife.
Canada’s top 10 wild rivers identified for first time
November 16, 2017
Here’s why wild rivers are so important.
Plan 2014 a win for Lake Ontario and St. Lawrence River wildlife
December 12, 2016
Approval of binational water level management plan proves it’s possible to create conservation measures that benefit freshwater species and habitat, local communities and industry at the same time.
Freshwater ecosystems face immediate threats
October 26, 2016
A silent crash is taking place in Canada’s waters. From the tiny mussels that filter toxins to the giant sturgeon, a survivor from the time of the dinosaurs, freshwater life is dropping at an alarming rate.
Inaccessible or unmonitored: the trouble with water data in Canada
June 23, 2016
Earlier this week, WWF-Canada released seven new Watershed Reports as part of its national assessment of our country’s freshwater. Elizabeth Hendriks, vice president of freshwater, takes an in-depth look at a worrisome trend emerging from these reports.