‘Salmon cannon’ up and running at B.C. landslide, though fish slow to arrive

OTTAWA — A pump system dubbed the salmon cannon is up and running along a remote stretch of British Columbia's Fraser River in order...

National parks to open campgrounds for existing reservations next week

OTTAWA — The federal environment minister says Canadians who have campground reservations in some national parks will be allowed to pitch their tents and pull in their...

Beaches and Campsites to Open at Ontario Parks

People encouraged to enjoy the outdoors responsibly during COVID-19 As part of the Ontario government's Stage 2 reopening plan, more facilities and services will be...

New study is first full list of species that only exist in Canada

OTTAWA — For the first time, Canadian biologists have come up with a list of plants, insects and animals that don't exist in any...

In a rarity, wandering humpback whale ends up in Montreal this weekend

MONTREAL — A wayward humpback whale has strayed from her usual habitat and ended up in the Montreal area on Saturday — a first according to...
Helenbar Lookout Mississagi Provincial Park

Destination Northern Ontario Launches #DREAMON Campaign

As demand for positive news skyrockets, “a place worth waiting for” campaign aims to deliver inspiring stories (Sault Ste. Marie) - As Northern Ontario’s tourism businesses...

Summer camp closures crushing but necessary, industry insiders say

The Ontario government's decision to cancel overnight summer camps due to the ongoing risks presented by the COVID-19 pandemic is both medically necessary and potentially...

Toronto Zoo pivots to ‘drive-thru experience’ as safe alternative in COVID era

TORONTO — The Toronto Zoo is planning to reopen as a "drive-thru experience" once the province gives it the green light. A spokeswoman for the...

National parks, historic sites partly reopening June 1, but no camping yet

OTTAWA — Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson says national parks will resume some operations in June. Wilkinson says some trails, day use areas, green spaces and...

Ontario Opening Provincial Parks and Conservation Reserves

Access for Limited Recreational Activities at Ontario Parks Permitted While Maintaining Physical Distancing The Ontario government is opening provincial parks and conservation reserves for limited...