Features

AN EMPTY LANDSCAPE
After more than a million years on Earth, caribou are under threat of global extinction. The precipitous decline of once mighty herds is hard to watch — and even harder to reverse.
By Alanna Mitchell
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THE ULTIMATE CANADIAN GEOGRAPHY QUIZ
It’s the map edition! 27 questions to challenge your cartographic comprehension.
By Abi Hayward, Chris Brackley and Austin Westphal

’TIS THE SEASON
How the pandemic has affected the spread of flu — and why this is not the year to blow off your flu shot.
By Brian Owens

OFF THE SHELF
A collection of exclusive teasers for new fall books by four writers who truly define adventure through their work: explorer Adam Shoalts, playwright Tomson Highway, astronaut Chris Hadfield and artist Cory Trepanier.
Read about the inspiration for Adam Shoalts’ new book, The Whisper on the Night Wind

Departments

BIG PICTURE
Celebrating Canada’s grandeur

EXPOSURE
Showcasing our photo community

IN A SNAP
Sharing Can Geo via Instagram

ON THE MAP
Canada’s Ocean Supercluster chases smart solutions for a more sustainable marine future
Read all the stories in our Ocean Supercluster series

DISCOVERY

Interview
The Inuit Circumpolar Council’s Dalee Sambo Dorough on the international voice of Inuit
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Wildlife
Pigs on the loose, detecting polar bear dens, Indigenous forest gardens and more

Place
Regina’s Wascana Park showcases one of the biggest accessibility projects in North America
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History
A fanciful game from 1897 takes players on a tour of the golf fields of Yukon and Alaska
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Infographic
Insights about life under the Arctic ice
Digital extra: Read a Q&A with Rolex Awards for Enterprise 2016 laureate Joseph Cook

YOUR SOCIETY
News from The Royal Canadian Geographical Society

COMING UP
Why kelp could be the next superfood, celebrating significant moments in herstory and a new look at Métis culture in Ontario

OUR COUNTRY
Reporter and author Robyn Doolittle on her nostalgia for the independent theatre in her hometown of Forest, Ont.