Yearly Archives: 2015

Donate!

Donate!

Posted in Take Action Posted by Trish Hall on

Just a couple days left! Make a donation to Watershed Watch now and receive a tax receipt for 2015. Donate now & help us continue our work advocating for B.C.’s wild salmon! Remember- every $100 donation also gets your name entered in …

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Protecting Skeena salmon from Petronas LNG

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LNG is controversial. But even if you think it is a good thing for B.C., it is hard to imagine a worse spot for an LNG plant than Lelu Island and Flora Bank in the mouth of the mighty Skeena. …

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A Fishermen’s Friend makes an impression

Posted in Policy and Management, Watershed Watch Activities Posted by Trish Hall on

Watershed Watch had the honour this week of attending a dinner in Vancouver with the new Fisheries Minister, Hunter Tootoo- a great chance to get to know the Minister and his team a little better. Unfortunately… our science advisor Stan Proboszcz …

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Watershed Watch meets with Minister Tootoo

Posted in Policy and Management, Watershed Watch Activities Posted by Trish Hall on

We are thrilled to be meeting today with the new Minister of Fisheries, Hunter Tootoo. From the full implementation of the Cohen recommendations to bringing back transparency, science, monitoring and enforcement- we see a great opportunity for collaboration and an …

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A Big Loss

Posted in Conservation News Posted by Trish Hall on

Tragic news from Chile. Doug Tompkins- founder of North Face, the Tomkins Conservation Trust, and a great leader in conservation- died in a kayaking accident yesterday. Doug made his mark by making a difference, and was an inspiration to conservationists …