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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 …

Watershed Watch Volunteer Appreciation: Nikki Kroetsch

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We’ve had an absolute blast getting to know Nikki over the past few months. From counting returning chum in Stoney Creek to attending several community events and Wild Salmon Policy meetings, Nikki has been a steadfast volunteer. This wild salmon …

Connected Waters Campaign Update by Lina Azeez

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As we launch into 2018, I wanted to fill you in with what’s happening on Connected Waters, our campaign to restore wild salmon habitat in the the lower Fraser. What is Connected Waters all about? The Fraser River and its …

Watershed Watch Volunteer Appreciation: Daniel King

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Long-time Watershed Watch volunteer Daniel King recently spoke with SFU about why he strongly believes in our work to protect British Columbia’s wild salmon. “When I stumbled upon a social media post that featured a Watershed volunteer who was advocating …