Parks Canada takes steps to protect rare flower found only in N.W.T. park reserve

Not much is known about the Nahanni aster, but the flower has become a species of special…

Montreal conservationists work to save vanishing Monarch butterflies from extinction

At his home on Montreal’s south shore, Roger Giraldeau makes his way to his nursery. Opening…

Alex Trebek honoured with Geographical Society grant program for emerging explorers

The Royal Canadian Geographical Society in Canada and the National Geographic Society in the U.S. are honouring…

A teenager threw a message in a bottle into the Pacific Ocean. 9 years later, a B.C. cleanup crew found it

Texting and Twitter aren’t the only ways to communicate with the world, especially if you have…

Wildfires are causing the price of lumber to spike again

The price of lumber rose at its fastest pace in more than a year on Thursday,…

Heat waves are increasing across Canada — and hotter nights are also dangerous

When it comes to climate change, there is one fairly well-understood extreme that will affect humans…

Report outlines ‘violent, fraught’ history of Wood Buffalo National Park and impact on First Nation

A new report details the “fraught” and “violent” history of Wood Buffalo National Park, which includes…

Canada’s building codes don’t focus on tornadoes — even though we see 2nd most in the world

Fran Ferguson said she often doesn’t take severe weather warnings very seriously, but something — maybe…

African Lion Safari ended elephant rides after 2019 attack. So why are they still allowed in Canada?

Maggie stood nearly three metres tall and weighed more than 3,900 kilograms. Born in Burma, the Asian elephant…