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Pacific Wild receives new autonomous hydrophones and recorders for the Great Bear Sea Hydrophone Network

BlogMar 12, 2018Pacific Wild

Pacific Wild and GBEAR are extremely grateful and excited to receive a set of autonomous hydrophones (underwater microphones) and recorders from JASCO Applied Sciences, as well as excellent training in ocean acoustics from Tom Dakin at Ocean ... Read More

Wolves are taking to the streets of Vancouver

In The NewsFeb 21, 2018

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 — Pacific Wild launches new ad campaign on the streets of Vancouver to remind British Columbians about the ongoing government-sponsored wolf cull program. In an effort to capture new and off-line audiences in a piece ... Read More

Government of Canada introduces new protections for fish and their habitat

Media ReleasesFeb 6, 2018

Ottawa, Ontario – From coast to coast to coast, Canadians have signaled their strong passion for protecting the fish and fish habitat that play such a vital role in our environment, our communities and our livelihoods. Today, the Honourable Dominic ... Read More

Photo by Ian McAllister for Pacific Wild

Minister LeBlanc announces independent expert panel on aquaculture science

Media ReleasesFeb 2, 2018

Ottawa, Ontario – February 02, 2018 – The Government of Canada is committed to regulating a responsible and sustainable aquaculture sector. Robust and credible science helps the Government make evidence-based decisions that support the protection of ... Read More

Photo by Ian McAllister for Pacific Wild

Additional measures being developed to protect B.C.’s environment from spills

Media ReleasesJan 30, 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - The provincial government is proposing a second phase of regulations to improve preparedness, response and recovery from potential spills. The first phase of the regulations, approved in October 2017, established a ... Read More

Photo: Jordan Wilson/Pacific Wild

Fighting for their coastline

In The NewsJan 18, 2018

The articulated tugboat Nathan E. Stewart grounded with fuel barge off Athlone Island on B.C.'s north coast in October 2016. Although the barge itself was empty, when the tug ran aground, it spilled more than 110,000 litres of fuel into into ... Read More

Proposed BC-Canada Agreement to Protect Mountain Caribou Is Toothless

Media ReleasesJan 10, 2018

January 10, 2018 - If a draft agreement between the BC government and Environment Canada on the endangered mountain caribou is approved, it will make a laughing stock of both governments and the Species at Risk Act”, says the Valhalla Wilderness ... Read More

2017 Winter Newsletter

2017 Winter Newsletter

BlogDec 19, 2017Pacific Wild

A cornerstone of Pacific Wild’s wildlife protection work has always been visual storytelling and impactful communications. As we near the end of 2017, we are reflecting on the roller coaster of conservation campaigns, exploration and adventures that ... Read More

Photo by Ian McAllister for Pacific Wild

5% Ocean Protection in 2017: What does it mean?

BlogDec 18, 2017Krista Roessingh

The Federal government recently announced that it has met its goal to protect 5% of Canada's oceans by 2017. Unlike the previous one, this Federal government has declared it a priority to live up to its international commitments on ocean ... Read More

Photo by Ian McAllister for Pacific Wild

Government announces a full and total ban on the grizzly bear trophy hunt.

Media ReleasesDec 18, 2017

Monday, December 18, 2017 — Government announces a full and total ban on the grizzly bear trophy hunt , the hunting for meat loophole is closed. For over two decades, Pacific Wild and countless others have worked to stop the grizzly bear trophy hunt ... Read More

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