News Canada

Common Loon (Sandra and Frank Horvath)

Pollutants threaten iconic Canadian bird

Tue, 09/07/2013
The Common Loon is becoming increasingly less common, most likely due to pollution from the burning of fossil fuels. Not only a symbol of the Canadian wilderness, this bird species is an excellent indicator of the health of the wilderness.

Famous Christmas Bird Count is Bigger than Ever!

Tue, 11/12/2012

More than 60,000 volunteers throughout North America will count birds between December

First ever State of Canada's Birds report 2013

First-Ever "State of Canada’s Birds"...

Wed, 27/06/2012
The report draws on 40 years of data to present an overview of how Canada’s birds are faring, inluding eight regional summaries.