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August 4th, 2023

OP-ED: Manitoba needs a Plan to Protect Nature

“There is still time for humanity to rein in climate change if we act quickly and decisively. Ron Thiessen wrote in an opinion piece published by the Winnipeg Free Press.
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July 17th, 2023

Protecting Our Polar Pals

We loved seeing all the creative entries for the #ProtectPolarBears Colouring Contest. Thanks so much to everyone who entered.
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June 8th, 2023

Hike at Cedar Bog Trail in Birds Hill

Looking for an easy and family-friendly hike close to Winnipeg? Cedar Bog is perfect! The Bird’s Hill trail is a great hike for families, people who are new to hiking, and experienced outdoorsy types looking for a simple trip in the woods. 
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October 19th, 2021

Letter to the Editor: Help Protect Polar Bear Habitats

The polar bear has been recognized as an official emblem of Manitoba — we must work to protect this at-risk species and its habitats.
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October 1st, 2021

Escape City Life by Hiking in Beaudry Provincial Park

Beaudry Provincial Park is close enough to the city to squeeze a hike into a busy Saturday and far enough to escape from traffic noise.
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August 19th, 2021

Family-Friendly Hiking on the Chickadee Trail at Birds Hill

Here’s what you need to know to hike the Chickadee Trail, one of the more popular trails in Birds Hill Provincial Park for a reason.
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June 22nd, 2021

News Release: Manitoba Is Failing to Safeguard Nature

The CPAWS Report Card on Canada’s Progress in Protecting its Land and Ocean gave Manitoba a mixed review with a C- grade.
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June 11th, 2021

How to Camp Like a Champ

Learn how to use the seven principles of Leave No Trace on camping trips from Sloan Cathcart, Head of Interpretation with Manitoba Parks.
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June 8th, 2021

Campsite Fees Tripled After Manitoba Parks Service Privatized

Now is the time to take action to defend Manitoba provincial parks to help keep park services accessible for all Manitobans.
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April 13th, 2021

Manitoba Announces Endowment Fund for Provincial Parks

The endowment fund for Manitoba provincial parks is welcome news, as it will support desperately needed parks infrastructure and services.
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March 15th, 2021

What Is the Current State of Manitoba’s Trails?

Learn about the state of Manitoba’s spectacular network of trails, which is being enjoyed by Manitobans more now than ever before.
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December 22nd, 2020

Defend Manitoba Parks FAQ

Here are the answers to frequently asked questions from a webinar focused on our Defend Manitoba Parks campaign.
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