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DFO Opens Herring Seine Fishery in Violation of Heiltsuk Constitutional Rights

Media ReleasesMar 23, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE At 16:48 on Sunday March 22, DFO opened the herring sac roe seine fishery in Spiller Channel. “This action shows blatant disrespect of aboriginal rights by DFO and industry,” said Chief Councillor Marilyn Slett. “DFO provided ... Read More

Heiltsuk Nation Prepares to Protect Herring Stocks, Closes Commercial Sac Roe Fishery

Media ReleasesMar 20, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Heiltsuk Nation has given notice to Federal Fisheries Minister Gail Shea and commercial fishers that it will not allow a commercial sac roe fishery this year. The Nation has undertaken a review of the best available science ... Read More

Over 60 Canadian and International Signatories Voice Opposition to the B.C. Wolf Kill

Media ReleasesFeb 25, 2015

For Immediate Release More than sixty organizations and concerned citizens not only from British Columbia, but also from around the globe have signed an open letter addressed to Premier Clark opposing the B.C. government’s ongoing wolf slaughter. ... Read More

Press Release: BC Government green-lights controversial wolf hunt

Media ReleasesJan 15, 2015

Pacific Wild Press Release January 15, 2015 B.C. Government green-lights controversial wolf hunt in the South Selkirk and South Peace regions. As many as 184 wolves to be shot from helicopters. Decades of habitat destruction and human encroachment ... Read More

Cave Singers, Current Swell, White Buffalo to Headline Music Festival for Coastal Awareness

Media ReleasesJan 1, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 15, 2013 Ucluelet, BC Otalith Music Festival is excited to announce its full line up. Headlining this year are the Cave Singers, Current Swell and White Buffalo. These acts will see support from 12 other musicians from the ... Read More

Conservation Photographers Coming To Canada's Great Bear Rainforest

Media ReleasesSep 16, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Washington D.C. - A selection of the world’s most celebrated and talented nature photographers will deploy to Canada's Great Bear Rainforest, the International League of Conservation Photographers (iLCP) announced today. Home ... Read More

STAND- an ocean sports film shedding light on a threatened coast

Media ReleasesApr 12, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VANCOUVER, BC – STAND, presented by Quiksilver Waterman is an independent, cinematic and controversial ocean sports film that sheds light on the threat of an oil spill on BC's west coast as a result of the proposed Enbridge ... Read More

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