Registration Open for Soil Mapping: Short Course (SOIL420 Wi22)
Registration Open for Soil Classification: Short Course (SOIL410 Wi22)
This advanced soil science course led by Dr. Konstantin Dlusskiy focuses on:
- Common landforms and parent materials associated with soils in Prairies,
- Soil drainage classes and soil moisture regimes,
Arctic Canadian Diamond Company shares details of mitigation plan for future open pit mine in caribou range
During a recent public hearing regarding the future Point Lake open pit mine in the Northwest Territories, the Arctic Canadian Diamond Company declared intent to ensure the project does not...
Quebec makes decision to fence-in dwindling caribou herds
The province of Quebec is in the process of constructing fences to contain several caribou herds, in addition to intensifying predator-control efforts.
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First Manitoba case of chronic wasting disease reported; hunting banned in region where deer was found
In a recent news release, officials in Manitoba reported the province's first case of chronic wasting disease. This incurable neurodegenerative disorder affects the nervous system of large game animals.
B.C. Reaches $65M Funding Deal With First Nation After Supreme Court Ruling
How a Restoration Project Aims to Bring New Life into an Old P.E.I. Forest
Staff and volunteers of a forest conservation initiative in Orwell, P.E.I., have embarked on a project to restore the biodiversity of a new section of Acadian forest. It's being done using...
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Parks Canada extends seasonal backcountry closures in Jasper National Park
In Jasper National Park, caribou and their habitat are protected under Canada’s National Parks Act and Species at Risk Act. Seasonal closures and access restrictions are just one way...