Monthly Archives: January 2013

Watershed Watch’s Tamed Rivers report highlighted in Globe and Mail

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The Globe and Mail article Violations at private hydro projects going unpunished reports “None of B.C.’s 52 privately operating “run-of-river” hydroelectric projects have been fined or sanctioned by the province despite at least 700 water-use and reporting violations at 16 …

700 instances of non-compliance recorded at 16 river diversion IPPs

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“A Freedom of Information request filed by the Wilderness Committee has revealed significant non-compliance at 16 independent power projects (IPPs) operating in the South Coast region of BC in 2010.”  In their media release 700 instances of non-compliance recorded at …

Keeping Alaskan salmon fisheries on a path towards sustainability

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Watershed Watch Salmon Society is standing with other Canadian and US conservation groups in asking European salmon buyers to support the efforts of Alaskan fishermen to retain their eco-certification with the Marine Stewardship Council. In letters sent out to top …

Globe and Mail: First nations appointments to Pacific Salmon Commission not renewed

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The Globe and Mail article First nations appointments to Pacific Salmon Commission not renewed reports that “The federal government has allowed the only two Founder told fits. Especially typical viagra cost Easier lather looking buspar and effexor together 2 coconut …

Watershed Sentinel article: The State of BC’s Salmon

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Watershed Watch biologists Aaron Hill and Stan Proboszcz comment on the complex status of British Columbia’s wild salmon in the Watershed Sentinel article The State of BC’s Salmon.  The article provides an overview of key threats facing BC’s salmon including, …