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Press Release A MILESTONE IN CROSS RIVER GORILLA CONSERVATION EFFORTS: RARE WILD SILVERBACK GORILLAS CAPTURED ON TRAIL CAMERAS Tuesday June 18, 2024
18 JUNE 2024 (Calgary, AB) – Trail cameras in the Afi Mountain Wildlife Sanctuary have captured stunning footage of the world’s rarest great ape – the Cross River gorilla. The...
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Press Release The Wilder Institute Supports Canada’s Bold 2030 Nature Strategy and Accountability Bill Thursday June 13, 2024
The Wilder Institute applauds the Government of Canada’s 2030 Nature Strategy and Nature Accountability Bill. This new strategy will make Canada wilder. It reflects a strong commitment to protect land...
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Featured Returning to the Prairie: Exploring Our Burrowing Owl Head-start Program Tuesday May 28, 2024
The Wilder Institute collaborates with partners and landowners to support the recovery of the Endangered burrowing owl on our beloved Canadian prairies through our head-starting program. ‘Head-starting’ is a conservation...
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Spring Sprouts and Field Routes: Preparing for Breeding, Babies, and a Busy Field Season!

Spring has officially sprung at the Archibald Biodiversity Centre and the Wildlife Conservation Centre! Caitlin Slade, our dedicated Animal Care Manager, joined Sue & Andy on QR Calgary to discuss...

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Wilder Canada Action Plan: Pioneering Species-Specific Conservation Translocations for Federal Species-at-Risk

In Canada alone, species-specific conservation translocations are recommended (or under consideration) for more than 40% of federally listed species-at-risk. Our Chief Development Officer, Steven Ross, joined Sue & Andy on...

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PRESIDENT & CEO, DR. CLÉMENT LANTHIER, ANNOUNCES INTENTION TO RETIRE

After more than two decades of leading one of the most-respected wildlife conservation charities in North America, Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo President and Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Clément Lanthier, has announced...

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Reaching climate change and conservation goals

How do social resources, wildlife conservation, and climate change influence each other? Our Chief Conservation Officer, Dr. Gráinne McCabe, joined Sue & Andy on QR Calgary to discuss what needs...

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Celebrating a year of wildlife conservation wins!

A recent study revealed that the number of species-at-risk globally is double than we previously thought. Our Chief Conservation Officer, Dr. Gráinne McCabe, speaks to this urgent issue of biodiversity...

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Update from the Archibald Biodiversity Centre

This month, Caitlin Slade, Manager of Animal Care (ABC/WCC), joined Sue & Andy on QRCalgary to give an update on what's been going on at the Archibald Biodiversity Centre (ABC)....

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