British Columbia

Environmental groups call for cleaner BC mining

Environmental groups call for cleaner BC mining

The groups are urging the BC government and mining companies to commit to better practices and stronger regulations to protect communities from industrial pollution.

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Wilderness Committee back in court to fight injunction

Wilderness Committee back in court to fight injunction

Logging company is seeking to bar public access to BC’s Walbran Valley.

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Ancient tree grove discovered in BC’s threatened Walbran Valley forest

Ancient tree grove discovered in BC’s threatened Walbran Valley forest

Environmentalists document “Black Diamond Grove” in recently approved cutblock.

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City of Victoria passes motion opposing logging in the Walbran Valley

City of Victoria passes motion opposing logging in the Walbran Valley

Environmentalists commend City of Victoria for standing against contentious cutblocks in a nearby old-growth area.

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Rachel McAdams supports Arctic protection in new Greenpeace video

Rachel McAdams supports Arctic protection in new Greenpeace video

Canadian award-winning actress Rachel McAdams is lending her support to the cause of Arctic protection through a new video from Greenpeace.

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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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