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Top 3 Reasons Open Net-pen Salmon Farms Threaten Wild Salmon

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This June, many provincial salmon farm tenures on B.C.’s coast are set to expire. This presents a huge opportunity for the provincial government to protect our wild salmon from Atlantic salmon farms and their diseases by simply not renewing these …

Flood Protection: Everyone Needs a Safe Place to Live

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We need flood protection to safeguard our homes and communities from rising water levels, but did you know that some flood protection can be damaging to wild salmon and their habitat? What are floodgates? Floodgates are typically installed where the …

Another big win for wild salmon at LMLGA!

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Wild salmon have had another major win! After receiving over 200 letters of encouragement, local governments of over 33 municipalities on the lower mainland passed a resolution to improve fish habitat impacted by flood control at the Lower Mainland Local …

Local Governments Voted Against Open Net-pen Salmon Farms at AVICC

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It’s a moment to celebrate! Local representatives from communities on Vancouver Island and the Sunshine Coast voted NO to open net-pen fish farms and YES to protecting wild salmon. This weekend at the annual meeting of the Association of Vancouver …

A Bridge That Could Break the Heart of the Fraser

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Guest blog by Wade VanderWal The area known as the Heart of the Fraser stretches from Hope to Mission in the Fraser Valley. Also referred to as the gravel reach of the river this area provides important habitat for Pacific …