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Tales from the trail: New mega-mine could affect caribou

Last weekend (Nov. 24), the deadline closed for public submissions on the Teck Frontier Mine in northeastern Alberta, which, if approved will be the largest oil sands development in North America. If created as planned,...

EXCLUSIVE: Bluenose-East Caribou Population declining

Bluenose-East caribou numbers have declined to the point that the herd is now listed as Red, meaning a low population, and the Bluenose-West caribou population remains 'intermediate and decreasing' in Orange status. Caribou of the...

WWF Canada invests $250,000 in new wildlife projects in the North

World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Canada is prepared to ante up approximately $250,000 to fund new projects that will aim to benefit narwhal, beluga, caribou, polar bears and humans. Research will entail a mixture of Inuit...

Adorable video shows litter of foxes in Yk

As the weather warms and fox kits come out of their dens, run-ins with people often become inevitable, but trying to get in close to feed them or snap a photo could come with...

Mystery canine near Rotary Park identified

They breed prolifically, eat almost anything and live just about anywhere. You can find them in grasslands, forests, deserts and even in Yellowknife's Rotary Park, apparently. Yellowknife resident Alf Silke snapped a few photos of...