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Shearwater School Project

BlogNov 1, 2011Guest Blogger

By Becca Chandler Last Tuesday John and I got to spend the afternoon with the eager students of the local Shearwater Elementary school. Thanks to a Green grant from the World Wildlife Fund, PacificWILD has teamed up with Shearwater Elementary on a ... Read More

A volunteer's perspective

BlogOct 5, 2011Guest Blogger

By Jeff Coming up to Denny Island to volunteer for Pacific Wild for two weeks at the end of September has been a wonderful experience. Part of my work was to monitor the cameras for activity. I was sitting at the computer monitor early one morning ... Read More

Wolves

BlogOct 5, 2011Guest Blogger

By Becca Chandler Video of Y-iHV7Sq_Ho Check out what the wolves have been up to! This video was taken with one of our remote pan-tilt-zoom cameras.Read More

Pacific Wild Remote Sensing Project

BlogSep 29, 2011Diana Chan

A note from Diana . Since early September, when the first pinks and chums entered this natal stream, we have been captivated by the unfolding cycle of salmon dying and giving life to so many others. This season we have added an underwater camera to ... Read More

Halcyon, our 40’ Valiant sailboat

A note from Becca, one of PacificWILD's new team members

BlogAug 30, 2011Guest Blogger

By Becca Chandler It took us 2 ½ years to buy a boat, 8 months to attain Canadian work visas, 10 days to sail up the coast from Seattle to Bella Bella and 6 minutes to fall in love with our new home. My fiancé, John, and I live on Halcyon, our 40’ ... Read More

SEAS Community Initiative Summer Internship

BlogAug 1, 2011Diana Chan

Watch this video by The Nature Conservancy of the participants in the 2011 Internship camp at Koeye and The Goose Island Group, B.C. These high school students from Bella Bella were truly inspired to have experienced a summer in the natural habitat ... Read More

Week 4 and 5 update

BlogJul 23, 2011Guest Blogger

Thoughts from Dennine Hey, it’s Dennine. We just got back from our fourth week out at Goose Island, and so far I think it can’t get any better. There are many parts that I enjoy, but the best part is either hiking through the forest looking for deer ... Read More

Week 3 update: July 11 - July 15

BlogJul 18, 2011Guest Blogger

Thoughts from Dennine Hey, it’s Dennine. We just got back from our third week out at Goose Island, and so far I think it can’t get any better. There are many parts that I enjoy, but the best part is either hiking through the forest looking for deer ... Read More

Week two update: July 4 - July 8

BlogJul 9, 2011Diana Chan

Well here we are back in Bella Bella after our first week out on the Goose Island Group. We arrived on Snipe Island off the south end of Goose just before the rain and wind picked up on Monday morning. We spent the day setting up camp with the rain ... Read More

Week one update: June 24 - July 1

BlogJul 3, 2011Diana Chan

This past week the conservation interns joined the Koeye camp staff for leadership training. Sierra Club BC kindly sponsored two facilitators, Jenny Groves and Simon Hocking, to work with us. On Monday Jenny kicked off the week and broke the ice by ... Read More

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