Monthly Archives: June 2011

Tyee article: Is a Virus Ravaging BC’s Sockeye?

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The Tyee discusses the Cohen Inquiry’s investigation into the decline of sockeye salmon and the potential link to a virus in the article Is a Virus Ravaging BC’s Sockeye? The article provides an overview of research by Dr. Kristi Miller …

Cohen Inquiry in the News

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The Cohen Inquiry into the decline of sockeye salmon was a key news topic again this week. See the following articles for more information: Is a Virus Ravaging BC’s Sockeye? The Tyee, June In, across couple http://showcrewstaffing.com/slow/cheap-viagra-pills.html pretty for think. …

Reuters Article: Warming, Overfishing, Plastic Pollution Destroying Ocean Life – Scientists

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The Reuters article Warming, Overfishing, Plastic Pollution Destroying Ocean Life: Scientsts reports on a recent meeting of the International Program on the State of the Ocean (IPSO) where scientists provided expert opinions on issues including climate change, pollution and fisheries …

Sierra Club and Friends of Bute Inlet call for better oversight of river diversion power projects

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A Sierra Club BC media release states “…a report by the Forest Practices Board shows there needs to be better government oversight of river diversion projects built by private power companies in BC.” Also see the Courier-Islander article Plutonic development …

Watershed Watch Discusses Salmon and the WSP in Sobeys’ New Video Series

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Watershed Watch Executive Director, Craig Orr, was interviewed for Sobeys’ Wild British Columbia Salmon video series.  Craig joins others to discuss the importance of salmon to British Columbians, threats facing salmon, fully implementing the Wild Salmon Policy and current management …