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Great Bear Rainforest IMAX Film Trailer

BlogOct 16, 2018Mike Berard

For the past three years, Pacific Wild's executive director Ian McAllister has been directing an IMAX film about the Great Bear Rainforest. Great Bear Rainforest tells the story of one of the rarest animals on Earth—the fabled all-white Spirit Bear. "I feel incredibly fortunate to have worked ... Read More

LNG Project in the Great Bear Rainforest threatens whales and marine life on B.C. Coast

Media ReleasesOct 2, 2018

DENNY ISLAND BC, October 2nd, 2018 — A $40-billion liquefied natural gas project will break ground in Kitimat B.C., putting marine wildlife and whales on the BC north coast at risk. The project includes the construction of a 670-kilometre pipeline ... Read More

Of Rights, Roe and Reconcilation

In The NewsSep 14, 2018

This story is written by Ian Gill, and was originally published in Hakai Magazine. Read the original story here . On the British Columbia coast, the Heiltsuk First Nation asserts its rights to manage its resources, and who has access to them, ... Read More

Photo by Ian McAllister

West Coast Environmental Law reacts to interim report marine protected-area standards

Related NewsAug 21, 2018

VANCOUVER, BC, Coast Salish Territories – Lawyers at West Coast Environmental Law issued the following statement in response to the Interim Report of the National Advisory Panel on Marine Protected Area (MPA) Standards , released publicly today: “ ... Read More