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Ecosystems and Conservation
This sub-section turns to marine, forest and desert ecosystems. It looks at ways of protecting mammals, insects and birds.
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Caribou in the Sub-Arctic
1964, production : Dalton Muir
The main factors leading to caribou declines are: habitat...
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Laurentian International Sled Dog Race, Ste-Agathe-des-Monts, 1950
1950, production : Harry Foster
Under favourable environmental conditions, towns in Quebec’s...
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A National Film Board of Canada Crew and Polar Bear, Nunavut

As a polar bear walks on the mudflats of Hudson Bay and...
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A Dogsled in the St. Elias Mountain Range, Yukon

Issued by Canada Post for its Flag series, this postage...
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Did you know?
Residential use of water in North America is about 350 litres per person per day, while Europeans consume about 200 litres. This is high when compared to countries in sub-Saharan Africa where the rate is 10 to 20 litres per person per day.