Campaign Recent Developments: Woodland Caribou

19 weeks 7 hours ago
The Wilderness Committee is calling on the Manitoba government to give woodland caribou a protected home this winter.
20 weeks 1 day ago
Write a letter! As images of reindeer and snowy evergreens appear as part of our seasonal celebrations, it’s time to care for the reindeer cousins right here in Manitoba – the woodland caribou.
20 weeks 1 day ago
December 4, 2014 Images of reindeer and snowy evergreens are a memorable part of our seasonal celebrations, and they’re springing up all around us right now. This leads me to think about our reindeer cousins right here in Manitoba – the woodland caribou – and my recent journeys this past summer into the caribou’s winter home.
20 weeks 1 day ago
News Release - December 4, 2014 Woodland caribou around Nopiming Provincial Park need a protected winter home WINNIPEG – As we celebrate this snowy winter holiday season, the Wilderness Committee is calling on Manitobans to let the provincial government know we want to give our reindeer cousins – the woodland caribou – a protected winter home.
20 weeks 2 days ago
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1 year 1 week ago
Endangered woodland caribou face increasing encroachment on their Canadian habitat, and foot-dragging by the federal government to try to halt this advance could now doom the species.
1 year 13 weeks ago
But critics dismiss emergency protocol Omnitrax plans to begin shipping crude oil on its rail line to the Port of Churchill in August. Environmentalists and the Manitoba government are opposed.
1 year 28 weeks ago
The province's approval of Hudbay's Reed Mine copper project in Grass River Provincial Park, which was granted on Sept. 24, is not going over well with the Wilderness Committee, which opposed the mine because of its proximity to the habitat of woodland caribou, a provincially and federally protected species.
1 year 30 weeks ago
News Release - September 25, 2013 Hudbay’s Reed Mine authorization is a step back in time for water protection, wildlife preservation, parks  WINNIPEG - Yesterday afternoon, the Manitoba government quietly issued an environmental licence for Hudbay’s Reed Mine copper project in Grass River Provincial Park, the first new mine in a provincial park in more than two decades.