Species Profile: Trumpeter Swan

There's no denying it: wetlands play a critical role in providing habitats for a variety of life. Studies have found that over 900 species require wetlands, with 64% of all endangered and threatened animal species needing access to them during some point in their life. In Canada, approximately 45 of the 95 species classified as …

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Reflections of a River

Calm water, reflections of the sky shimmering on the surface, and the faint sounds of animals nearby. November's photo of the month by Mark Faviell, "reflections of a river", demonstrates the joy and serene beauty that wetlands, bodies of water, and other landscapes can provide. While examining Mark's photo, you may feel a bit of enjoyment. …

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Species Profile: Belted Kingfisher

"Communicating" by Sandy Stewart July’s Photo of the Month winner is Sandy Stewart with her lovely photo of a Belted Kingfisher! Her subject - the Kingfisher - is situated on the right third of the photo. The lines of the grass and the zig-zag of the tree stump lead our attention to the bird. The …

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