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Endangered Species: Know your enemy

The Labrador duck is long gone and the wild Vancouver Island marmot is struggling to bounce back, but the whooping crane, the swift fox and the bison are actually making comebacks. With more than 30 species already gone and over 400 species of plants and animals at risk, Canada is starting to get serious about protecting its endangered species. Let's hope it's not too late.

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The spotted owl controversy in the northwest United States illustrates what Canadians fear could happen here.

Medium: Television
Program: Sunday Report
Broadcast Date: July 14, 1991
Guest(s): Joe Foy, Kaye Kelso, Rich Lowell, Charlie Raines
Host: Alison Smith
Reporter: Eve Savory
Duration: 5:57

Last updated: January 10, 2013

Page consulted on September 10, 2014

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