A  web·guide to sustainable development, conservation & the glocal environment



General information

Allies for Nature

   · A call for a Canada–US agenda to support people and the planet

American Friends of Canadian Land Trusts

Friends of Canadian Wilderness

International Joint Commission (IJC)

Landscape Conservation Cooperatives

   · Six LCCs cross the Canada-US border

Transboundary Watersheds @ IJC


Western Agricultural Economics Association (WAEA)

Transboundary pollution

     · See also the Transboundary Air Pollution page

Northport Project

US-Canada Air Quality Agreement @ USEPA

Transboundary air @ Environment and Climate Change Canada

Transboundary air pollution @ USEPA

Alaska-Yukon-Britsh Columbia border region

Arctic Refuge @ Alaska Wilderness League

Gwich'in Steering Committee (

International Porcupine Caribou Board

    · Does not appear to have a website, but see this Canadian government description.

Northerns Latitudes Partnerships

   · “The Northern Latitudes Partnerships include three regional partnerships in Alaska and western Canada.

      We work to help communities be culturally, environmentally, and economically secure in a rapidly

      changing North and envision a future where northern lands, waters, and ways of life are sustained for


Rivers Without Borders: A Transboundary Watershed Alliance

Scholars for Defending the Arctic Refuge

Porcupine Caribou Management Board

   • A Canadian intergovernmental group established under the Canadian Porcupine Caribou Management Agreement.

Cascadia & Pacific Northwest

    · Also see the Y2Y page, British Columbia at the Canada page and Alaska, Oregon & Washington at

      the US States page.

Cascadia Planet

Cascadia Field Guide

Columbia-Pacific Resource Conservation and Development

Columbia Basin Trust

Conservation Northwest

Craighead Environmental Research Institute


For the Wild

Northwest Ecosystem Alliance

Northwest Ecosystem Institute

Northwest Environmental News

Pacific Biodiversity Institute

Pacific Northwest Ecosystem Research Consortium

Puget Sound Society for Conservation Biology

Tidepool: News for the Rainforest Coast

Columbia River Basin

Columbia Basin Trust

Ethics & Treaty Project

     One River, Ethics Matter

Salmon Superhighway

Boundary Waters

Conservationists With Common Sense (CWC)

Rainy Lake Conservancy

Eastern North America

Eastern Wildway @ Wildlands Network

Northern Forest Canoe Trail

Quebec-Labrador Foundation

Niagara region

Faking Niagara Falls: A visual history

Frederick Law Olmsted and the Niagara Reservation

International Niagara Peace Park @ UB Regional Institute

International Niagara Peace Park @ Urban Design Project

Niagara Falls State Park

Niagara River Corridor: An Important Transnational Treasure

    · An effort to designate what would be North America's 1st transboundary Ramsar Site.

Algonquin to Adirondacks

Algonquin to Adirondacks Collaborative (A2A)

     A2A Trail

Algonquin to Adirondacks @ CPAWS Ottawa Valley

St. Croix River

St. Croix International Waterway Commission

Coastal Atlantic Ocean

Atlantic Salmon Federation

     Canadian site

Gulf of Maine

Blue Ocean Society for Marine Conservation

Coastal Conservation Association-Maine (CCA-Maine)

Gulf of Maine Coastal Program @ USFWS

Gulf of Maine Council on the Marine Environment

     Gulf of Maine Association

Gulf of Maine Research Institute

     Climate Center


After a couple topical sections, this page is mostly organized according to geography, moving

     along the Canada-US border from west to east.

Contents of this page:

     · General information

       · Agriculture

         · Transboundary pollution

           · Alaska-Yukon-British Columbia border region

             · Cascadia & Pacific Northwest

               · Columbia River Basin

                 · Boundary waters

                   · Niagara region

                     · Eastern North America

                       · Algonquin to Adirondacks

                         · St. Croix River

                           · Coastal Atlantic Ocean

                             · Gulf of Maine


     · Great Lakes

       · Yellowstone to Yukon & “Northern Rockies”

         · Appalachia, Appalachian Mountains & Appalachian Trail

Also see:

     · Canada-USA migratory bird info at the Regional geography of migratory species page

           · The Canada page and the USA page