May 22, 2013 - Toronto - Wildlands League is pleased to announce the Ontario launch of Get Outside, a highly successful youth leadership program started in British Columbia for youth ages 14-18.
"Get Outside Ontario is a collaborative project that brings youth into nature," says Janet Sumner, Executive Director for the group. "We are thrilled to give teens the opportunity to learn how to camp, to learn about local nature, and to get to know what's in their own backyard," Sumner added.
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Commitment to ongoing work with other forestry companies remains strong
TORONTO May 21, 2013 - On the third anniversary of the signing of the historic Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement (CBFA), environmental signatories are suspending further work with Resolute Forest Products. They remain committed to continuing their work with other signatory companies to plan for protection of critical Boreal woodland caribou habitat and sustainable forest management practices.
"We are pleased with the groundbreaking solutions for conservation we have forged under the CBFA with companies such as Tembec, Atlantic Pacific Forest Industries, and Millar Western Forest Products in northeastern Ontario and Alberta respectively," said Janet Sumner of the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS).
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