Echo Parakeet

Echo Parakeet

Echo Parakeet (Psittacula eques) The echo parakeet is one of just nine surviving bird species that are found only on Mauritius. The echo is similar to the common Indian ring-necked parakeet found in North American pet stores but larger and a darker shade of green....

Blanding’s Turtle Headstarting

Native Pollinator InitiativeBumble Bee Recovery Taylor’s Checkerspot Butterfly Recovery Karner Blue Butterfly Reintroduction Blanding’s Turtle Headstarting The species The slow-breeding Blanding’s turtle is one of many turtle species at risk in Ontario....
American Badger jeffersonii subspecies

American Badger jeffersonii subspecies

American badger (Taxidea taxus jeffersonii) Species Status: Endangered in Canada Action Required: Translocation where necessary  The American badger is the only type of badger in North America. This sturdy member of the weasel family helps control rodents and insects....