Quebec Expands Protected Area Network by Over 1%

One percent more land in Quebec is now protected! On 15 May CPAWS-Quebec Chapter (The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society) announced the designation of over 12,000 square kilometers of new protected areas, including 1,450 sq kilometers of the Dumoine River watershed...

Listen to the Bees

A bit of interesting news on bees has popped up this week.  Maybe its because summer is just around the corner, and everyone is thinking about pesky bee stings?  More likely its because bee populations are declining, and since they play such a vital role in the...

The Healing Power of Wilderness

WILD’s work to protect wilderness is routed in the belief that such areas provide essential social, spiritual, biological and economic benefits.  There are countless studies, papers, even books on the economic and biological benefits of wilderness areas, but...