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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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Manitoba Premier urged to ban mining in provincial parks

Manitoba Premier urged to ban mining in provincial parks

The Wilderness Committee delivered over 3,600 letters regarding the government’s Nopiming Provincial Park Draft Management Plan.

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Environmental groups win right to appeal endangered species decision

Environmental groups win right to appeal endangered species decision

Industry exemptions from Endangered Species Act unlawful, groups say.

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Conservationists Celebrate Expanded Protection for the Castle

Conservationists Celebrate Expanded Protection for the Castle

With Alberta announcing full protection of the Castle region, it makes it even more clear that protecting the “missing piece” of Waterton-Glacier should be a priority.

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Alberta announces full protection for Castle Special Place

Alberta announces full protection for Castle Special Place

After more than 40 years of waiting, Albertans can finally celebrate full protection for the Castle Special Place.

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Old growth and eagles’ nests spared from Site C construction

Old growth and eagles’ nests spared from Site C construction

First Nations continue to fight to stop construction of the Site C Dam in order to protect old growth trees and eagle nests.

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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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Conservationists applaud as environmental assessment deals blow to Jumbo Glacier Resorts

Conservationists applaud as environmental assessment deals blow to Jumbo Glacier Resorts

The BC Environmental Assessment Office says Jumbo Glacier Resorts is non-compliant with its permit condition, due to avalanche risk.

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A 30,000-year-old horse bone is found in the Peace River Valley

A 30,000-year-old horse bone is found in the Peace River Valley

In the midst of legal cases against the Site C Dam, the Treaty 8 Tribal Association finds a prehistoric horse bone in the Peace River Valley.

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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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