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CANADA: Federal agency targeting illegal wildlife trade through financial intelligence

CANADA: Federal agency targeting illegal wildlife trade through financial intelligence

Species at risk of being targeted include cougars, geese, lynx, moose, crabs, eels, lobsters, narhwals, turtles and wolves
BEYOND LOCAL: There's an Arctic predator with a lot of arms that eats dead polar bears

BEYOND LOCAL: There's an Arctic predator with a lot of arms that eats dead polar bears

The voracious carnivores are seastars, better known as starfish
BEYOND LOCAL: Tide begins to turn on shark and ray populations in northwestern Atlantic

BEYOND LOCAL: Tide begins to turn on shark and ray populations in northwestern Atlantic

Shark and ray populations have plummeted by as much as 71 per cent globally over the past 50 years with nearly one-third of the animals threatened with extinction
BEYOND LOCAL: Australia is removing British monarchy from its bank notes

BEYOND LOCAL: Australia is removing British monarchy from its bank notes

The bank plans to consult with Indigenous groups in designing the $5 note, a process it expects will take several years before the new note goes public
CANADA: Bev Priestman names women's camp roster ahead of SheBelieves Cup

CANADA: Bev Priestman names women's camp roster ahead of SheBelieves Cup

The Canadian women will only have an international window in April and a camp in advance of the World Cup to prepare for the soccer showcase, which is being expanded to a 32-team field from 24
BEYOND LOCAL: Rent prices grew at record pace in 2022

BEYOND LOCAL: Rent prices grew at record pace in 2022

The report also said last year's surging real estate market saw the lowest vacancy rate for purpose-built rentals in decades
BEYOND LOCAL: Marineland registers to lobby Ontario government with goal of selling

BEYOND LOCAL: Marineland registers to lobby Ontario government with goal of selling

The park has been the subject of several investigations in recent years
BEYOND LOCAL: Tips for finding cheaper protein

BEYOND LOCAL: Tips for finding cheaper protein

Keeping a close eye on different cuts and types of meat is important, but if you’re really looking to cut back on spending then it pays to venture outside of animal protein
CANADA: Passport application backlog now 'virtually eliminated,' minister says

CANADA: Passport application backlog now 'virtually eliminated,' minister says

To catch up on the backlog, Service Canada doubled the number of employees processing passports since March, and workers racked up thousands of hours of overtime
BEYOND LOCAL: Fish sounds could help scientists understand their ocean world

BEYOND LOCAL: Fish sounds could help scientists understand their ocean world

Learning about fish sounds will help scientists understand, preserve and restore habitat drowned by noise from ships and boats