Chambers: In climate change discussion, don’t forget about wildlife
Ottawa Citizen

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By Bradnee Chambers, Ottawa Citizen, October 21, 2017

The effects of climate change are being felt with extreme weather events such as the wildfires in British Columbia, floods in Eastern Canada and hurricanes of unprecedented severity battering North America and the Caribbean.

Wildlife is also suffering the consequences, and migratory animals already at greater risk because of their dependence on a fragile chain of sites to sustain them are more vulnerable than sedentary species.