Poussins

Chicks are a hatching at École Saint-Joseph, Wawa!

After 21 days of anxiously waiting, students from Ms. Monique Gendron’s kindergarten class observed the hatching of three small chicks at school on May...
Woodland Caribou

Old storybook tells tale of children’s concern for caribou

Students created the book to express their fear that coastal caribou could disappear Thunder Bay, May 17, 2019 – The recent discovery of a children’s...
Piping Plover

High water in Great Lakes spells trouble for endangered bird

EAST LANSING, Mich. — High water in the Great Lakes may spell trouble for the piping plover, an endangered bird that builds its nests...

Canadian military unfazed by ‘fishy’ beluga whale suspected of spying for Russia

OTTAWA — Norway may be wondering about the porpoise of a beluga whale found in its waters sporting a Russian harness, but Canadian defence...
plant trees

Forests Ontario Intends to Continue to Plant Trees and Speak for the Forest

Despite the recent Ontario government announcement to cut the 50 Million Tree program, Forests Ontario expects to find a way, with existing and new...

Canada banning oil, gas and mining from marine protected areas

OTTAWA — The oil and gas industry has worn out its welcome in Canadian marine conservation areas. Fisheries Minister Jonathan Wilkinson today is announcing a total...
blackpoll warbler

Ontario researchers track ‘incredible’ 20,000-kilometre songbird migration

Ontario researchers have led an international team that tracked an "incredible" 20,000-kilometre voyage by a tiny songbird in an effort to understand why its population...
École secondaire Saint-Joseph

Stocking Blackington Lake – Ensemencement du Lac « Blackington »

ÉS Saint-Joseph students stocking Blackington Lake For the sixth year in a row, Grade 9 and 10 students from École secondaire Saint-Joseph (Wawa)’s physical education...

Six wolves saved from starvation on Lake Superior island, sent to Michigan

A Canadian-U.S. team has successfully moved six wolves off a northern Ontario island to one on the U.S. side of Lake Superior. Isle Royale National Park...
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The Race is on to Conserve Lake Huron’s Last, Large Wilderness Island in the...

Part of larger effort to preserve areas between Grand Bend and Manitoulin Island This past World Water Day, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) announced...