Access to practical tools & resources to help Canadians better understand and conserve wetlands.

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  • Learning Resources - Wetlands

    In this educational module, you will discover where Canada's wetlands are located, learn about the wildlife species that depend on them, and find out about some of the pressures that they face. More...

  • Adopt-A-Pond Wetland Conservation Programme

    Adopt-A-Pond Wetland Conservation Programme is a programme of the Toronto Zoo dedicated to protecting and sustaining existing wetlands by involving communities in their local wetlands. More...

  • Canadian Wetlands

    A sample of photographs from It's Our Environment Series: Canadian Wetlands (Volume II) photo CD by Compics International Inc. The photographs and commentaries have been largely provided by More...

  • Where Land Meets Water: Understanding Wetlands of the Great Lakes

    Environment Canada. 2002. Where Land Meets Water: Understanding Wetlands of the Great Lakes. Environment Canada, Toronto, ON. 72 p. Every day, scientists and conservationists make efforts to More...

  • Hinterland Who's Who Fact Sheet: Environment Canada's Protected Areas Network

    Provides the rationale, history, and approach to establishing Migratory Bird Sanctuaries and National Wildlife Areas. Also provides additional facts, regional contact details and a reading list. More...

  • Watersheds of the World

    This CD provides maps of land cover, population density and biodiversity for 154 basins and sub-basins around the world. It lists indicators and variables for each of these basins and, where More...

  • Journey North: A Global Study of Wildlife Migration

    Journey North engages students in a global study of wildlife migration and seasonal change. Over 7,500 schools, representing more than 370,000 students, participated in the Spring, 2002 Journey North More...

  • Hinterland Who's Who Fact Sheet: Wetlands

    Provides a general introduction to wetlands in Canada. Discusses wetland types, importance, wildlife and their protection. More...

  • Wetland Plants: Biology and Ecology

    Cronk, Julie K. and M. Siobhan Fennessy. 2001. Wetland Plants: Biology and Ecology. CRC Press. Wetland Plants: Biology and Ecology presents a synthesis of wetland plant studies and reviews from More...

  • University of Manitoba Field Station (Delta Marsh)

    A field research and teaching facility of the Faculty of Science at the University of Manitoba (Winnipeg, Canada), is located on the south shore of Lake Manitoba. It borders Delta Marsh, a Ramsar More...

  • World Wetlands Day

    World Wetlands Day is celebrated February 2 each year, marking the date of the signing of the Convention on Wetlands in 1971, in the Iranian city of Ramsar.The purpose of the celebration More...

  • Wetland Values and Functions

    Introduces the range of wetland values and functions and provides a gateway to ten fact sheets detailing the role of wetlands in: flood control groundwater More...

  • Elevated Wetlands Course Curriculum

    The Elevated Wetlands Course Curriculum brings the science that was built into the Elevated Wetlands ecosculpture (http://www.plastics-art.com/) in Toronto, Ontario into the classroom. The course More...

  • Nova Scotia Wet Places

    The NS Wet Places series introduces readers to wetland habitats found in Nova Scotia. Each fact sheet highlights a habitat and describes its appearance, ecology and contribution to the environment. More...

  • Wetland Education Resources for Educators

    To help make your job easier, Dcks Uulimted Canada (DUC) has a variety of curriculum resources and suggested activities to engage your students. Project Webfoot, DUC's elementary school program, More...

  • Wetlands - USEPA

    America's Wetlands "Wetlands are areas where water covers the soil or is present either at or near the surface of the soil all year or for varying periods of time during the year, including during More...

  • Wetlands: Webbed Feet Not Required

    This is a wetland education kit for teachers (grades 4-6). The activities are divided into three sections: wetland awareness functions and values More...

  • North American Waterfowl Management Plan

    The North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) is an international partnership that conserves and protects wetland and upland habitats, and associated waterfowl populations by connecting people More...

  • Fresh Water

    Pielou, E.C. 1998. Fresh Water. University of Chicago Press. Chicago, Illinois. 275 pp. This book describes the role of wetlands in the water cycle and the importance of wetlands for bird habitat, More...

  • Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre

    Oak Hammock Marsh is one of North America's birding hotspots - a 36 square km Wildlife Management Area located just north of Winnipeg. It features a restored prairie marsh, aspen-oak bluff, waterfowl More...