Many of the 300 plants and animals endemic to Canada at risk, report finds

Ours to Save identified 308 species and subspecies but only 10% considered ‘globally secure’ or ‘apparently secure’There are few animals more iconically Canadian than the moose and the beaver, and few plants more closely associated with the country than the maple leaf.But while those species have long considered part of the nation’s ecological identity they are also found elsewhere. Continue reading… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/jun/04/canada-plants-animals-species-at-risk-report-aoe