Where Do Maritimers Stand, or Swim, on Marine Protected Areas?

In 1885, Banff National Park was established as Canada’s first national park, to protect its unique and pristine area for future generations. Since that time, hundreds of other federal and provincial terrestrial parks and ecological areas have been designated to protect a variety of and biologically and culturally important environments. Continue reading

A shout-out to coastal systems

Guest Contribution by Jen Graham This post is a shout-out to coastal habitat.  Salt marshes, estuaries, eel grass, mudflats, rocky shores- you are all awesome. I could tell you why each of these habitats matters.  After all, salt marshes are … Continue reading