Endangered Species Canada

Ottawa Violated Law Over Endangered Species

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A Federal Court judge says Ottawa violated the federal species-at-risk law by failing to take action to protect four endangered species.A ...

'Huge Backlog' Affecting Endangered Species?

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The federal ministers responsible for protecting endangered species took action on four critically threatened species because they were fa...

Why Did It Take SO LONG To Save Humpbacks?

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.10.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The federal government has violated Canadian law by failing to protect endangered species, a coalition of environmental groups told a Fede...

Dozens Of Animals And Plants Added To Endangered List

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.02.2013 | Canada Living

VANCOUVER - As the 10th anniversary of the federal Species At Risk Act approaches, dozens of animals and plants have been added to the list considered...

Tories Set To Start Another Environmental Overhaul

CP | Heather Scoffield, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.14.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - After 10 years of ups and downs, the legislation that protects precarious wildlife is ready for an overhaul that will kick into high gear thi...

Endangered Species Act: Important, and Needs Improvement

Al Mussell, PhD | Posted 07.30.2011 | Canada
Al Mussell, PhD

Biodiversity is a priority for Canadians; not just for our own enjoyment, but also for the future generations, who should continue to enjoy a diverse and rich environment.