Pathway to Canada Target 1, biodiversity, conservation, 2020, Canadian, 17% of Canada's terrestrial and freshwater area
A new approach to conservation in Canada
11.8% of Canada’s land and freshwater is conserved as of spring 2019. Through an initiative called Pathway to Canada Target 1, we are aiming to conserve at least 17% by the end of 2020!
See the latest guidance from officials on how to support progress towards Canada Target 1:
One with Nature: A Renewed Approach to Land and Freshwater Conservation in Canada - A report of Canada’s Federal Provincial and Territorial Departments Responsible for Parks, Protected Areas, Conservation, Wildlife and Biodiversity
See the latest recommendations made by experts on how to reach this conservation goal: