Natural Resources Management

First Nations Bring Mercury-Contaminated Fish to BC Legislature to Protest Site C Dam

First Nations Bring Mercury-Contaminated Fish to BC Legislature to Protest Site C Dam

Chiefs from two First Nations bring 200 pounds of contaminated bull trout from BC’s Crooked River system in a demonstration on provincial legislature against the controversial $9 billion Site C dam.

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Raw log exports skyrocket in British Columbia

Raw log exports skyrocket in British Columbia

The controversial practice of raw log exports from BC has reached all-time record levels in the last few years.

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Keith Stewart vs. Ron Liepert

Keith Stewart vs. Ron Liepert

Listen to the full Keystone XL pipeline debate on the CBC’s The Current. Keith Stewart is the Climate and Energy campaign coordinator for Greenpeace Canada. Ron Liepert is a Senior Advisor for the Canadian Strategy Group. He’s also Alberta’s former Energy Minister and he’s nominated to be a candidate for the Federal Conservative Party. Keith […]

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Treaty 8 First Nations take Site C decision to court

Treaty 8 First Nations take Site C decision to court

Four First Nations in the Peace River Valley team in court challenge against the federal government’s decision to approve the Site C dam.

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National Geographic honours Gwaii Haanas

National Geographic honours Gwaii Haanas

Gwaii Haanas has been selected as one of three finalists for a National Geographic Traveler World Legacy Award in the Sense of Place category.

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Site C dam still faces stiff opposition despite government approval

Site C dam still faces stiff opposition despite government approval

Y2Y and other conservation groups, along with area residents and First Nations, argue the Site C Dam project should not go ahead.

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David Suzuki: Site C proposal puts treaty commitments to the test

David Suzuki: Site C proposal puts treaty commitments to the test

Building the Site C Dam and flooding the Peace Valley would be a tragedy for First Nations, agriculture and the environment.

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National Tree Day brings new tree breeding strategies

National Tree Day brings new tree breeding strategies

Learning how to create more efficient breeding strategies could ensure more durable trees for reforestation projects.

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BC groups launch legal challenge over coal transport in Fraser River

BC groups launch legal challenge over coal transport in Fraser River

Ecojustice lawyers filed the case on behalf of two local residents and two BC organizations, Voters Taking Action on Climate Change and Communities and Coal.

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Protecting Kokanee salmon

Protecting Kokanee salmon

Modern research complements traditional First Nations legacy programs in an effort to preserve freshwater salmon in BC.

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