The Wild Canadian Year: Spring
The first days of spring sees Arctic fox pups take their first steps and black bear cubs learn to climb trees after the long cold days of winter while female caribou make the dangerous trek to reach their calving grounds.
Sunday, June 17 at 7 PM
Four Amazing Birds And Their ‘Superpower’ Abilities
Next time someone calls you a bird brain, take it as a compliment
Canada’s Most Iconic Wildlife Species in 360
We decided to place 360 cameras amidst all the action to capture the sights of real Canadian nature.
An Ancient Papyrus Reveals How The Great Pyramid of Giza Was Built
Stones weighing up to fifteen tonnes were hauled down the Nile on wooden boats to a man-made port.

Recent New Episodes

Wolverine: Ghost of the Northern Forest

Wolverine: Ghost of the Northern Forest

The wolverine is a creature of myth and misunderstanding. Filmmaker Andrew Manske sets out with his camera to uncover the truth about them. Watch Full Episode

Puffin Patrol

Puffin Patrol

Travel from Newfoundland’s rocky shores to Maine and Wales to meet the colourful and intriguing Atlantic puffin and learn what these intriguing little birds can teach us about the dangers facing our natural world. Watch Full Episode

Think Like An Animal

Think Like An Animal

New research dispels old myths about animal intelligence. Watch Full Episode

Behind the Lens Blog

Five Years in Alberta’s Wild with Wolverines

Five Years in Alberta’s Wild with Wolverines

I’m an experienced and toughened filmmaker, but to be honest, looking back, I’m not entirely sure I would have undertaken this project if I’d known how challenging it was going to be.

Newfoundland is for Lovers — Especially Puffins

Newfoundland is for Lovers — Especially Puffins

Last summer we sent a crew to Newfoundland to capture puffins as they came ashore after a long winter at sea to raise the next generation. Here's what we saw.

Animal Adaptors: 6 Species That Are Thriving Alongside Us

Animal Adaptors: 6 Species That Are Thriving Alongside Us

These species aren’t afraid of city living. They welcome it.

Up Close With the Sperm Whale Families of the Caribbean Sea

Up Close With the Sperm Whale Families of the Caribbean Sea

By spending thousands of hours in their company, these whale families have shown us their lives in the deep, dark, open ocean.

When to Watch

CBC Television
Sundays 8 p.m.
Saturdays 3 p.m.
CBC News Network
Saturdays 7 p.m. ET
Sundays at 4 a.m. ET
Sundays at 6 p.m. ET

The Wild Canadian Year

Wild Canadian Year


Visit our website to watch the series online, discover extra behind-the-scenes stories and view Canada's nature scenes in 360. Visit Wild Canadian Year