Media Releases

Media Release: Protect the Fraser Coalition Site Tour Feb 6, 2015

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February 3, 2015 MEDIA RELEASE CHILLIWACK – on February 6th, 2015 Protect the Fraser Coalition, working to stop the building of a hazardous waste facility on the banks of the Fraser River in Chilliwack, is hosting a Strategy Planning Meeting …

Maple Ridge and Pitt Meadows to get a musical treat inspired by love for local watersheds

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January 7, 2015 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Maple Ridge/Pitt Meadows, BC – What happens when a salmon advocacy organization meets Maple Ridge’s Port Haney based artist-in-residence (AiR). Leading up to World Water Day on March 22nd and Earth Day on April 25th …

Mount Polley Disaster: Fundraising Drive Launched for Independent Testing

Posted by Jace Haramati on

For Immediate Release  August 18, 2014   Mount Polley Disaster:  Fundraising Drive Launched for Independent Testing Vancouver, BC (August 18, 2014) – Following news over the weekend that sediments entering Quesnel Lake from the Mt. Polley mine spill exceed safe …

We Can Save Our Salmon and Eat Them Too

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For Immediate Release July 17, 2014 Conservationists and First Nations urge the public to eat more salmon from stock-selective fisheries, in new video released today   VANCOUVER, BC (July 17, 2014) – Fishermen can harvest more fish from healthy salmon …

Fishing plans announced by Feds decrease protection for endangered salmon stocks in BC

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Abundant stocks could be harvested without harming those at risk, but Ottawa and fishing industry aren’t on board For Immediate Release June 25, 2014 (PDF of this media release) Vancouver, BC (June 25, 2014) — In anticipation of large predicted …