April 10: Program to Fund 105 Projects to Support Species at Risk


The Species at Risk Stewardship Program is funding 105 projects this year in areas including:

  • Using science to monitor and conserve endangered bats in Ontario
  • Protecting and restoring rare oak savanna habitat for multiple species at risk at St. Williams Conservation Reserve
  • Recovering wood turtle populations in Huron County
  • Creating habitat for 22 species at risk in and around the Sydenham River
  • Enhancing the genetic diversity of the American chestnut tree and expanding seed colonies to continue to bring back this iconic tree.