British Columbia

Environmental coalition says BC needs more wildlife refuges

Environmental coalition says BC needs more wildlife refuges

With only 1 percent of British Columbia protected with wildlife refuges, environmental groups want to create more.

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Hadwin’s Judgement: New film about the man who cut down the Golden Spruce

Hadwin’s Judgement: New film about the man who cut down the Golden Spruce

The film covers the events that led up to the infamous destruction of the Golden Spruce, a sacred 300-year-old tree on the island of Haida Gwaii.

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Caribou recovery project launches crowdfunding campaign

Caribou recovery project launches crowdfunding campaign

Now in its second year, the maternity penning project is an emergency measure recommended for the Klinse-Za caribou herd in a recovery action plan developed by West Moberly First Nations.

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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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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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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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Federal approval doesn’t guarantee Northern Gateway will be built

Federal approval doesn’t guarantee Northern Gateway will be built

Project still faces legal challenges and staunch public opposition, environmental groups say.

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Biking and hiking for Green Teams of Canada

Biking and hiking for Green Teams of Canada

Lyda Salatian treks throughout BC and Alberta in an effort to support her budding environmental charity, Green Teams of Canada.

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Governments set to decide fate of Site C Dam in Peace River Valley

Governments set to decide fate of Site C Dam in Peace River Valley

Site C is still opposed by many area residents, who are concerned about the project’s large-scale environmental and social impacts.

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Bear watching benefits BC economy more than trophy hunting: new study

Bear watching benefits BC economy more than trophy hunting: new study

US-based research institute concludes that bear viewing in the Great Bear Rainforest generates over 10 times more revenue than hunting.

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