Laura King

Laura King

As a child I was often playing in the field near my house in Ottawa, working in my little backyard garden, or delighting in my pet goldfish. But I was also reading all the books and magazines I could get my hands on – and with plenty of exposure to fascinating tales...
Northern Map Turtle

Northern Map Turtle

Northern map turtle (Graptemys geographica) Species Status: Special Concern in Canada; Vulnerable in Quebec Action Required: Headstarting, nest protection Like most turtle species, northern map turtle populations are in decline. Development projects have shrunk their...
New Partnership to Save Species

New Partnership to Save Species

From York Media Relations. TORONTO, January 6, 2015 –The Faculty of Environmental Studies (FES) at York University and Wildlife Preservation Canada (WPC) are partnering on a unique collaboration in the fight to save animal species at risk from extinction in Canada....