Laura Coristine

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Species At Risk

735 species have been designated at risk of extinction by COSEWIC

Representativity

Canada has 194 unique ecoregions, but only 67 meet the recommended target of 10% protection.

Intact Landscapes

Canada is home to much of the world’s remaining intact wilderness.

Connectivity

Connecting protected areas ensures species have a safe path from habitat to habitat

Climate Change

Climate change is causing additional problems for many species, and protected area planning must plan for areas with more stable climates.