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November 3rd, 2021

Polar Bears in a Warming Arctic: Why Manitoba’s Melting Sea Ice Matters

Polar Bear International’s Dr. Andrew Derocher reveals the stark reality of how a warming arctic is impacting polar bears in Manitoba.
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November 2nd, 2021

Snot for Science: Measuring How Climate Change and Human Activity Affects Beluga Whales

Can we measure the stress of beluga whales using their snot? That’s what Justine Hudson and #SnotForScience aims to find out.
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June 28th, 2021

How to Avoid Dangerous Wildlife Encounters: Be Smart, Carry Spray, and Stay Out of Their Way

Learn wildlife safety tips from an expert so you know how to safely share nature with bears, wolves, moose, and other wildlife in Manitoba.
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June 23rd, 2021

Students Learn Value of Public Service and Protecting the Environment With Litter Cleanup Challenge

Students from across Manitoba participated in the CPAWS Litter Cleanup Challenge and picked up garbage in their neighbourhoods.
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June 18th, 2021

Manitoba’s Snakes: Exploring the Narcisse Dens

Learn about the garter snakes at the Narcisse Snake Dens, the biggest concentration of snakes in the world.
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May 10th, 2021

How To Care for Manitoba’s Wildlife

Learn from Wildlife Haven Rehabilitation Centre in Manitoba what you should do if you find a sick, injured or orphaned animal in the wild.
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April 30th, 2021

Join the Student Litter Cleanup Challenge

Help kids learn the value of public service and protecting the environment with the CPAWS Manitoba Student Litter Cleanup Challenge!
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December 14th, 2020

Manitoba Grizzly Bears Need Your Help

Today the grizzly bear is starting to make a comeback in Manitoba, but we need to ensure its habitat is protected.
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June 13th, 2017

Expanding Protection of Traditional Lands and Waters in the Fisher Bay Region

The land surrounding Fisher Bay is remarkably undisturbed despite its relative short distance from urban, industrial and agricultural development. Every shoreline provides glimpses of the thriving biological diversity found here.
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November 26th, 2016

Protecting habitat foundational to protecting moose

Though it is concerning that the recent throne speech excludes commitments to advance the needle on protecting our valuable ecosystems, I am pleased it includes a provincial commitment to develop comprehensive co-management strategies to secure the long-term sustainability of our wildlife populations. Ultimately, the success of efforts to safeguard and
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May 22nd, 2016

International Day for Biological Diversity – MB underusing effective tools to preserve biodiversity

In Manitoba, community land use planning and the Protected Areas Initiative are powerful tools to achieve biodiversity conservation targets. CPAWS hopes the new provincial government will employ these tools as means to achieve a sustainable future for the province.
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March 23rd, 2016

CPAWS receives 2016 Conservation Award from The Wildlife Society – Manitoba Chapter

CPAWS Manitoba was thrilled to receive the 2016 Conservation Award from the Manitoba Chapter of The Wildlife Society at the organization’s AGM today.
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