Outaouais environmentalists eye federal protection for threatened frog - Ottawa - CBC News

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By Andrew Foote, CBC News Ottawa, June 26, 2016

Outaouais residents concerned about losing the habitat of a threatened frog are happy to know the federal government has forced a Montreal developer to change a housing project in order to protect it.

The Western Chorus Frog's habitat is scattered across southwestern Quebec and southern Ontario and is often threatened by development, according to the federal government's Species at Risk registry.