Monthly Archives: March 2013

Join us March 22 for a Celebration of Our Most Vital Resource – A Canada Water Week Event

Posted in Uncategorized, Watershed Watch Activities Tagged , , , | Posted by Trish Hall on

Watershed Watch joins with Canada Water Week and other ENGOs for a Celebration of Our Most Vital Resource on March 22, 2013 from 11 am to 6 pm at the Vancouver Public Library Central Branch (350 West Georgia Street, Vancouver, …

New paper examines length of environmental review in Canada under the Fisheries Act

Posted in Science and Research Tagged , | Posted by Trish Hall on

New research published in the Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences investigates the “common misconception among government officials that environmental regulations are bad for economic growth.” The paper The length of environmental review in Canada under the Fisheries Act, …

Congratulations to Donna Russell winner of a Patagonia Stormfront backpack!

Posted in Watershed Watch Activities Tagged , , , , | Posted by Trish Hall on

Watershed Watch Salmon Society is pleased to announce that Donna Russell of Surrey, BC is the winner of a Patagonia Stormfront backpack. A draw was held from all our outreach sign-ups from 2012 and Donna was the lucky winner! Thank …

Statement from Scientists’ Think Tank Charting a Course of Action on Cohen Commission Recommendations

Posted in Conservation News, Watershed Watch Activities Tagged , , , , , , | Posted by Trish Hall on

On February 25 and 26, 2013, twenty four scientists from Canada and the USA met at Simon Fraser University for the Scientists’ Think Tank Charting a Course of Action on Cohen Commission Recommendations to discuss implementation of the scientific recommendations …

Global TV coverage of new Cohen Report Card

Posted in Watershed Watch in the Media Tagged , , , | Posted by Trish Hall on

Global TV interview with Watershed Watch Executive Director, Craig Orr, and SOS Marine Conservation Foundation Board Member, Andrew Wright, discussing the new Cohen Report Card launched on February 25, 2013.