Features

ANIMAL CROSSING
This past summer, an ambitious wildlife under/overpass system broke ground in B.C. on a deadly stretch of highway west of the Alberta border. Here’s how it happened.
By Brian Banks

“WE DID THIS”
As the impacts of global warming become increasingly evident, the connections to biodiversity loss are hard to ignore. Can this fall’s two key international conferences point us to a nature-positive future?
By Leslie Anthony
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KEEPER OF THE SEA
From being labelled “devil’s apron” by frustrated fishermen to being lauded as a sustainable food solution: how kelp’s potential is being realized, just as scientists learn it’s declining.
By Ryan Stuart
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WILD THINGS
Canadian Geographic presents the winners of its annual wildlife photography of the year competition.
See the winning images

Departments

BIG PICTURE
Celebrating Canada’s grandeur

EXPOSURE
Showcasing our photo community

IN A SNAP
Sharing Can Geo via Instagram

ON THE MAP
A colourful illustrated map passes on intergenerational knowledge to Innu schoolchildren

DISCOVERY

Interview
Birds Canada president Patrick Nadeau on the importance of citizen science
Listen to Patrick Nadeau on the Explore Podcast 

Wildlife
A roaming mammoth, an artful badger, ancient sponges in the Canadian Arctic and more

Place
Thirty years ago, paleontologist Elizabeth Nicholls unearthed a marine reptile of epic proportions

History
Chronicling several centuries of salmon-fishing skirmishes on New Brunswick’s Miramichi River

Infographic
Analyzing the potential of natural climate solutions
Learn more about natural climate solutions

YOUR SOCIETY
News from The Royal Canadian Geographical Society

OUR COUNTRY
Educator Gurdeep Pandher on Tombstone Territorial Park