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Nine Reasons We Want Fish Farms out of B.C. Waters

BlogMay 25, 2018Krista Roessingh

On June 20th, twenty-two fish farms on the B.C. coast are up for tenure renewal, despite a growing resistance from First Nations, B.C. and international citizens. There are over 100 open-net cage salmon farms along on the B.C. coast, 98% owned by Norwegian companies, representing highly ... Read More

Photo by Ian McAllister for Pacific Wild. "Our leadership have always said that our coast is too precious and oil pipelines and tankers would threaten our culture, environment and economy" - CFN

Coastal First Nations welcomes the passing of the Oil Tanker Moratorium Act

Media ReleasesMay 8, 2018

(Vancouver, May 8, 2018) – The Coastal First Nations (CFN) welcomes the passing of the Oil Tanker Moratorium Act (Bill C-48) . “Our communities have been fighting to keep oil tankers out of our waters for at least 40 years,” said CFN’s senior policy ... Read More

Photo by Ian McAllister. B.C.'s Mountain Caribou Recovery Implementation Plan, now over 10 years old, has protected logging, industrial development and recreation at the expense of wildlife - both caribou and wolves.

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TAKES A CRUCIAL STEP TOWARDS ENFORCING THE SPECIES AT RISK ACT TO SAVE BC’S MOUNTAIN CARIBOU

Media ReleasesMay 7, 2018

Monday, May 7, 2018 - The Minister of Environment and Climate Change Canada -- responding to petitions and court actions by several environmental groups and individuals -- has now made a formal determination that Southern Mountain Caribou face “ ... Read More

Smothered Beauty

BlogApr 26, 2018Pacific Wild

Authored by Pacific Wild correspondent Tavish Campbell "Be safe!" yelled Farlyn as I rolled out of our small Zodiac. Zipped tightly into my drysuit, with camera in hand, I ducked under the surface and descended into the blackness. My sister had ... Read More

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