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Review: Miley Cyrus blends chaos and conservation in Vancouver

In The NewsDec 15, 2015

There’s something about Miley. From the moment she shed the teen idol image, her ongoing quest to make herself America’s oddest pop star has been click bait catnip for cultural commentators and the casually curious. Last night, Vancouver’s Queen ... Read More

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Documents indicate B.C. wolf cull linked to forest industry concerns

In The NewsOct 25, 2015

British Columbia’s government has been meeting with the forest industry to develop plans to save endangered caribou, and the province appears to have launched its controversial wolf cull program to avoid putting further restrictions on logging. The ... Read More

Great Bear Rainforest's beauty captured through new photo and poetry book

In The NewsOct 22, 2015

Lorna Crozier, a Governor General Award-winning poet , clearly remembers how inspired she felt when she first visited the Great Bear Rainforest, a massive tract of land on the B.C. coast between Vancouver Island and southeast Alaska. "To stand ... Read More

National Geographic puts spotlight on B.C.’s enigmatic sea wolves

In The NewsSep 24, 2015

WATCH: British Columbia's unusual sea wolves have caught the attention of National Geographic, while local conservation groups hope to protect the animal. Linda Aylesworth reports. National Geographic is throwing the spotlight on B.C.’s largely ... Read More

#SaveBCwolves advocates Miley Cyrus and Pamela Anderson are backed by independent science AND government science

Miley Cyrus visits B.C. to discuss wolf cull

In The NewsSep 21, 2015

WATCH: Premier Christy Clark is not taking Miley Cyrus' fight to end the wolf cull seriously, but as Linda Aylesworth reports, many experts are on the pop star's side, saying wolves are being scapegoated in the bid to save endangered caribou. ... Read More

Great Bear Rainforest live cams capture wolves, seals and salmon at play

In The NewsSep 17, 2015

Now you can catch sea wolves playing, seals scratching themselves or salmon jumping from a stream through three live stream cameras set up in the Great Bear Rainforest. The Great Bear LIVE program has installed what it describes as non-invasive ... Read More

The campaign to stop BC’s wolf cull is getting some high-profile support from singer Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus enters fray to fight B.C. wolf cull program

In The NewsSep 9, 2015

The campaign to stop B.C.’s wolf cull got some high profile support from controversial pop star Miley Cyrus. Cyrus, who is known for garnering equal amounts of hype and backlash, took to Instagram yesterday urging her 28 million followers to sign a ... Read More

Humpback whale found dead on BC northcoast. A lack of fishing regulations that protect whales might be to blame. Max Bakken/Pacific Wild

Fourth humpback whale found dead along B.C. coast in a week

In The NewsAug 12, 2015

A humpback whale that washed up dead on the shore of British Columbia’s northern coast last week was the fourth to die in a week in the province’s coastal waters. The 10-metre-long female whale was found floating on its back near Klemtu, B.C., with ... Read More

This image shows how close the tailings pond breach location is to the salmon system and its links to surrounding waterways. Ian McAllister/Pacific Wild

Banks Island Gold faces another order to stop discharging sediment-laden water

In The NewsAug 10, 2015

The B.C. Ministry of Energy and Mines has ordered Banks Island Gold to stop sediment-laden water discharges that continue from its underground mine operation in northwest B.C. The order came after a visit last Wednesday to the Yellow Giant mine, ... Read More

Grizzly Bear - Great Bear Rainforest BC - Ian McAllister/Pacific Wild

BC’s Trophy Hunt Questioned

In The NewsAug 4, 2015

Pacific Wild Executive Director Ian McAllister on asking Air Canada to stop the transportation of grizzly bear parts from British Columbia.Read More