Tsilhqot’in Nation files Notice of Civil Claim after Mount Polley disaster

First Nation wants to hold industry and the provincial government accountable for massive Mount Polley mine tailings breach in central BC two years ago.

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Protecting Kokanee salmon

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

Video: Pink Salmon Festival Aug 28, 2011

Uploaded to  YouTube by SalmonFoundation on Sep 12, 2011 With returns of 17.5 million pink salmon projected to return to the Fraser River in August, the second biennial Pink Salmon Festival served up delicious complimentary pink salmon to the public and promoted pink salmon as a sustainable seafood choice. The event was held at Vanier/ Hadden Park on…

Environmental groups await inquiry into declining Pacific salmon

Vancouver – A federal judicial inquiry into declining Pacific salmon is an important step towards rebuilding wild salmon stocks and the economies that depend on them, according to the David Suzuki Foundation. “Salmon are major indicators of the health of our environment and critical components of the ecosystems we depend on, from streams, to lakes,…

Where Hope Resides

Where Hope Resides shows the many challenges that BC’s Skeena River ecosystem faces. From the different perspectives of the rivers inhabitants, to the ever present threat of resource exploitation.

Aquacultural Revolution

Aquacultural Revolution was created by filmmaker Damien Gillis, from Save Our Rivers Society, in collaboration with Watershed Watch Salmon Society (with support from the Coastal Alliance for Aquaculture Reform and Save Our Salmon.)