And the Facts Say…Global Forest Watch Canada on the Castle
August 1, 2016
August 2016 Wildlands Advocate article, by Ian Urquhart.
The two most important contributors to understanding the status and prospects of threatened and endangered species are habitat and political will. Virtually every report on the status in Alberta of species, such as grizzlies or westslope cutthroat trout, include a discussion about habitat and how we’ve altered the natural order, leading to the decline of those species. Looking into their future, the importance of protecting and restoring habitat is of utmost importance to improving their chances of surviving and thriving in Alberta.