Yearly Archives: 2013

Cohen Commission website archived

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  The Cohen Commission website housed numerous evidentiary exhibits, expert reports, transcripts and many other key documents from the Inquiry. This incredible resource was recently moved from its original internet address www.cohencommission.ca to Library and Archives Canada here. Don’t let …

Because Wild Salmon Can’t Speak… Our voices are needed in DFO’s aquaculture management process

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For the sake of BC’s Wild Salmon and all that depends on them, it is extremely important that British Columbians provide input into DFO’s management of aquaculture whenever possible. One such opportunity, with a fast approaching deadline of December 19th, …

Vancouver Sun: Enbridge uses anonymity for new hydroelectric projects

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The Vancouver Sun article Enbridge uses anonymity for new hydroelectric projects reports that “Enbridge Inc., through an anonymous numbered company, is seeking to build an undisclosed number of hydroelectric projects — many on salmon-bearing rivers and creeks on traditional aboriginal territories …

Press Conference: Hazardous waste recycling facility given green light on location in flood plain adjacent to Fraser River, Chilliwack

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MEDIA ADVISORY December 13, 2013 Chilliwack — On Tuesday December 17th, 2013 at 11:00am community partners are gathering at 7730 Old Orchard Rd, Chilliwack. The partners will formally state their concerns and stance on the recent rezoning decision made by Mayor …

Have a memorable freshwater story to share? We want to hear about it!

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Watershed Watch is part of an exciting Canada-wide story mapping project. Got a memorable fishing or camping story to share? Is nature and freshwater an important part of your memories of the Lower Mainland or Fraser Valley? Tell us your …