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Watershed Watch is a proud supporter of the Coquitlam River Watershed Roundtable – see their Fall 2014 newsletter

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A broad spectrum of groups and individuals have been working together as the Coquitlam River Watershed Roundtable since 2011.  The Fall 2014 newsletter provides an overview of the Roundtable’s activities and how people can get involved.  Watershed Watch is a proud …

Join us September 28th for My Watershed Moment – where yoga and conservation meet!

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Sunday, September 28, 2014 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Join us for a moment in time by our mighty Fraser River to celebrate, be inspired and put to practice the direct connections and teachings of yoga. It is about …

DONATE TODAY to support independent sampling after the Mount Polley mine spill

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Independent scientists on the front lines of the Mt. Polley mining spill need your help, and every dollar you donate will go directly to monitoring the effects of the massive spill on water, sediments, and fish.  We’re coordinating with experts, …

Polley Mine Tailings Pond Breach Potentially Devastating for Salmon

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On the morning of Monday, August 4, 2014, the containment wall of a tailings pond at the Mount Polley mine ruptured spilling a vast amount of contaminated water into the river systems downstream from the mine. Unfortunately, this occurred just …

Stan Proboszcz from Watershed Watch quoted in Vancouver Sun article Final tab for Cohen Commission tops $37 million

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The price tag for the Cohen Commission of Inquiry into the Decline of Sockeye Salmon in the Fraser River has been regularly stated to be $26 million, however recent reports received after Watershed Watch and SOS Marine Conservation Foundation submitted …