Stories

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We see a turtle sitting in swampy water through thick green grass.

Climate Change in Our Backyard: Wetlands

Wetlands are an incredible tool for a healthy environment. From the diverse wildlife it supports to its ability to purify water, wetlands help ecosystems flourish. However, Canada has already lost 40 percent of its prairie wetlands to climate change, and we’re seeing the impacts. 

Volunteer Spotlight: Joy

Thanks to the support of our donors, volunteers, members, and partners, it's possible for more visitors to get up close with nature in many different ways — like Joy, one of FortWhyte Alive's most passionate volunteers.

Volunteer Spotlight: Neil

Thanks to the support of our donors, volunteers, members and partners, it's possible for more visitors to get up close with nature in many different ways — like Neil, FortWhyte Alive's resident "bike guy".