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Ontario caribou under threat from wolf attacks to be transported by helicopter

The Ontario government plans to move endangered caribou off an island in Lake Superior by helicopter to save the animals from a pack of wolves. 133 more words



Photo credits: NPS
By: Kassel Franco Garibay

There is a proposed tax bill that includes a provision that would allow commercial oil drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR). 253 more words


Summation of a month in the Arctic

The alk phos kept coming up high

And the local docs can’t tell me why

And the TSH low?

It’s just part of the show… 486 more words

Alaska Adventure

Federal government to get Alberta caribou recovery plan next month: minister

Alberta’s environment minister said Wednesday her government has not submitted its plan to save threatened caribou herds to the federal government yet because it wants to get it right. 419 more words


Conservationists Face Once-Remote Prospect in Arctic Drilling Fight: Defeat

A measure to open the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil exploration is before Congress. Similar efforts have failed in the past, but this time drilling advocates have cause for optimism. 73 more words


Rally held at Alberta legislature to press government on caribou-protection plan

The Alberta government is expected to come up with range plans and recovery strategies for the province’s threatened caribou herds before the new year. On Tuesday, two groups who advocate for wildlife protection held a rally outside the legislature to push for a robust plan of action on the matter. 951 more words


Letter says federal government should manage Alberta's threatened caribou

Several First Nations and aboriginal groups are asking the federal government to take over management of endangered caribou herds on provincial land in Alberta.

They say the province hasn’t met Ottawa’s deadline for coming up with a plan to save threatened herds. 159 more words