Y2Y in the News
In this recent webinar, hosted by Great Northern LCC, Y2Y program staff Kim Trotter, Candace Batycki, and Lacy Robinson, discussed the history and direction of the Cabinet-Purcell Mountain Corridor Collaborative. We explored the goals of the collaborative, challenges of working across the border, current partners and their efforts, successes to date, and future direction.
What difference does 100 metres make? If you are a grizzly bear it could mean the difference between survival and potential human conflict.
“The question is, how much more development can we have in the Bow Valley and still pride ourselves on maintaining functional wildlife corridors.”
Wood Buffalo National Park was named to UNESCO’s World Heritage List in 1983 because of its outstanding natural significance. Now, some advocacy groups, including Y2Y, say that status could be at risk.
"The job for conservation biologists is to figure out what are the most important places to connect and protect," says Y2Y's Jodi Hilty.