The organization in Canada responsible for evaluating species at risk. In the past two years there has been considerable disagreement on direction. It is likely that new SPECIES AT RISK legislation will be introduced in late 1999, but it is still uncertain whether the legislation will have 'teeth'. http://www.cosewic.gc.ca/
Join the St. Croix River Alewife Migration June 8th, 2012
On Saturday, June 9, groups and individuals concerned about the future survival of native alewives (gaspereau) on the St. Croix River will symbolically escort this historically and ecologically important fish up the river.