The Spirit Bear Youth Coalition was established by Simon Jackson and others to save the white Kermode, or spirit bear, and its habitat. Simon talks about the work of the coalition and about the animated movie that will be made about the bear.
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Did you know?
Manitoba has eleven endangered species, including the piping plover whose nests are extremely vulnerable to predation and human disturbance. A census in 2006 showed the number of birds in Manitoba continued to decrease since 1991 when an international survey was started.