Environment and natural resources

Find information about weather, agriculture, wildlife, energy, natural resources, pollution, environmental protection and fishing/hunting.



Weather, climate and hazards

Check current conditions, including forecasts, public weather alerts and satellite/radar images. Get information on severe weather, natural hazards, air quality and climate change.

Energy efficiency

Find out about energy-efficient homes and vehicles, green energy, and ENERGY STAR® certified appliances. Get the fuel prices in your area.

Natural resources and energy

Learn about Canada’s natural resources, including water, forests and the Canadian mining industry.

Agricultural practices

Find information on soil, water and climate conditions across Canada. Learn about farming practices to preserve land and water.

Fishing and hunting

Get licences and permits, understand regulations, apply to funding programs and find scientific research related to fishing, aquaculture and migratory bird hunting. Get facts on seals and Canada’s seal harvest. Find out if certain areas are closed to shellfish harvesting due to contamination.

Wildlife, plants and species

Learn about Canada’s biodiversity and wildlife, including species at risk, aquatic plants and animals, and invasive species.

Pollution and waste management

Find out about ways to track and reduce pollution and waste.

Environmental conservation and protection

Learn about sustainability, ocean conservation, environmental assessments and other measures to preserve the land and wildlife of Canada.


Ahead of the Herd in Cutting Cattle Carbon

A new study led by an AAFC researcher has revealed that Canada's beef sector has reduced its environmental footprint over the past 30 years.

National Pollutant Release Inventory

Find out how the National Pollutant Release Inventory identifies pollution prevention priorities.

Aquatic species at risk

Recovery strategies for aquatic species at risk.

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