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This Underwater Photoshoot Almost Ended in the Belly of a Whale

World Whale Day 2017: An Underwater Story

BlogFeb 18, 2017Lindsay Marie S...

Today, February 18th 2017, is World Whale Day. We invite you to join us in raising awareness and inspiring action to protect humpback whales and their ocean habitat. A Quiet Ocean | Great Bear Wild | Ian McAllister I slip into the ocean. My dry suit and body vibrate with the otherworldly sound of ... Read More

See what we have accomplished in 2016

BlogJan 1, 2017Lindsay Marie S...

There has never been an uneventful year in Pacific Wild’s conservation campaigns to protect Canada’s Great Bear Rainforest, but 2016 is definitely going down in the history books as one to remember. Your contributions have helped our campaigns, ... Read More

The top 5 views from the 2016 herring season

BlogMay 5, 2016Diana Chan

It’s hard to believe that another herring spawn has already come and gone. With this year’s improvements in joint management , we were able to shift our focus from a controversial fishery and resulting protests last year to documenting the ... Read More

HERRING: A path forward for fisheries management on the coast

BlogApr 8, 2016Pacific Wild

Just over a year ago, the Heiltsuk Nation issued a tribal ban prohibiting an industrial sac roe herring fishery as they felt stocks had not recovered sufficiently after collapsing years earlier. Commercial gillnet licenses held by the Heiltsuk were ... Read More

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