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NEWS ROUND-UP: Week of January 11, 2016

BlogJan 14, 2016Pacific Wild

Amidst the unexpected and looming challenges posed by climate change and massive energy proposals, political and legal developments over the last couple days have been exceptionally encouraging...Read More

ACTION ALERT: The deadline for feedback has been extended - spread the word!

BlogJan 9, 2016Pacific Wild

UPDATE: The opportunity to formally comment on these proposals is now closed, but you can still make your voice heard . Please take a moment to: contact your elected officials regarding the bear and wolf proposals ; and open an account on the AHTE ... Read More

Season's greetings from Pacific Wild

BlogDec 22, 2015Pacific Wild

What a year! This year hundreds of thousands of people joined our fight to protect the Great Bear Rainforest and parts beyond by taking an action, donating, volunteering, liking, sharing, and more. In an email Ian sent to our supporters this morning ... Read More

ACTION ALERT: Wolves and bears are in Premier Clark’s crosshairs… again

BlogDec 14, 2015Pacific Wild

While everyone is busy gearing up for the holiday season, the B.C. government is at it again, ramping up the "#‎waronwildlife" and hoping we won't notice. If you already know the scoop, click here to take action . For helpful context, read on. ... Read More

UPDATED: Comment on the government's proposals to dramatically escalate the wolf trophy hunt

BlogDec 13, 2015Pacific Wild

UPDATE: The opportunity to formally comment on these proposals is now closed, but you can still make your voice heard . Please take a moment to: contact your elected officials regarding the bear and wolf proposals ; and open an account on the AHTE ... Read More

UPDATED: Comment on the government's proposal to triple the grizzly trophy hunt in the Peace Region

BlogDec 13, 2015Pacific Wild

UPDATE: The opportunity to formally comment on these proposals is now closed, but you can still make your voice heard . Please take a moment to: contact your elected officials regarding the bear and wolf proposals ; and open an account on the AHTE ... Read More

2015 RETROSPECTIVE: Public opposition to trophy hunt reaches all-time high

BlogDec 1, 2015Pacific Wild

Grizzly bears in the Great Bear Rainforest benefitted immeasurably when outrage over the brutal death of Cecil the Lion this summer was channelled to B.C.’s trophy hunt. Many Canadians were incensed to learn West Jet and Air Canada banned the ... Read More

PRO-TIPS: 4 ways to support Pacific Wild as you shop this season

BlogDec 1, 2015Pacific Wild

We've got a great list of gift ideas for the nature-lovers and conservationists on your list. (Shopping for Scrooge? Go ahead and skip to #3!) 1. Purchase The Wild in You for practically anyone/everyone you know This little book looks as if it is ... Read More

2015 RETROSPECTIVE: Fighting for the fish that built this coast

BlogDec 1, 2015Pacific Wild

For thousands of years, the annual herring spawn has provided a rush of nutrients at a critical time of year to the plethora of wildlife that call the Great Bear Rainforest home. For just as long, these herring and their roe have been a staple to ... Read More

2015 RETROSPECTIVE: Great Bear LIVE is thriving

BlogDec 1, 2015Pacific Wild

This year we streamed live video from five different locations in the Great Bear Rainforest on our website for people around the world to watch. In addition to our perennial favourites, wolf pups fishing for salmon and curious seals investigating ... Read More

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