Campaign Recent Developments: Woodland Caribou

3 weeks 2 days ago
  The fate of Canada’s iconic boreal caribou — a species whose numbers have dwindled so low they’re known as “the walking dead” — may hinge on a federal plan conservationists
3 weeks 6 days ago
Provincial government set to fail legal responsibility to protect woodland caribou WINNIPEG – As seasonal talk of pulling Santa's sleigh begins, the Wilderness Committee is warning the provincial government that it is running out of time to release 15 federally required habitat protection plans -- one for each of the woodland caribou ranges in Manitoba.
4 weeks 6 days ago
In this radio interview, Eric Reder, Manitoba Campaign Director with the Wilderness Committee, discusses the provincial government's new plan to protect endangered caribou.
12 weeks 8 hours ago
VANCOUVER – Video footage and photography obtained by the Wilderness Committee has revealed a massive logging operation in southern mountain caribou habitat, which could put the recovery of this endangered population at risk.
20 weeks 3 days ago
A number of environmental and conservation groups are expressing a mixture of shock and surprise at a Quebec announcement concerning a small herd of caribou.
24 weeks 2 days ago
Another national environmental group is sounding an alarm for the country's caribou.
24 weeks 2 days ago
WINNIPEG - The Wilderness Committee has just released a report highlighting the urgent need to protect Canada’s iconic boreal woodland caribou. This species is listed as ‘threatened’ under Canada’s Species at Risk Act (SARA) due to habitat loss, and the failure of federal, provincial and territorial governments to take action so far is alarming.
24 weeks 3 days ago
Download our latest educational report  Our new report, Caribou in Crisis, explains what caribou need to survive in the boreal and what  must be done now to protect them.
24 weeks 3 days ago
WINNIPEG - The Wilderness Committee has just released a report highlighting the urgent need to protect Canada’s iconic boreal woodland caribou. This species is listed as ‘threatened’ under Canada’s Species at Risk Act (SARA) due to habitat loss, and the failure of federal, provincial and territorial governments to take action so far is alarming.
25 weeks 9 hours ago
Manitoba is partnering with the government of Nunavut to assess the state of a caribou herd that's an essential food source in Canada's North.