Numbers game: Fall 2016 edition
From 18 to 1.5 billion—numbers that Canadian outdoorsfolk need to know
If you love the outdoors, you need to pay attention these facts and figuresl.
Anniversary of Benelli’s Super Black Eagle II (above), which has become the semi-auto shotgun of choice for waterfowlers across North America.
International Institute for Sustainable Development
Amount of funding Fisheries and Oceans Canada recently committed over two years to the Experimental Lakes Area (above), the world-renowned freshwater research station threatened with closure by the former federal Conservative government.
Estimated number of black bears killed in the Revelstoke, B.C., area this past summer due to human conflict. Half were killed by conservation officers, the rest by residents.
Funding announced by the federal government to support recreational fisheries conservation projects over the next three years.