Tag Archives: Habitat

Defending our Killer Whales and Chinook Salmon

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Our southern resident killer whales, now numbered at just 76, face imminent extinction if we do not take immediate and decisive action. The fate of these whales is intricately intertwined with decisions we make on managing our Fraser chinook 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 …

Video of Stan Proboszcz’s presentation on gravel mining at the Water Wealth Project’s Lunch & Learn

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Watershed Watch Fisheries Biologist, Stan Proboszcz, gave a presentation on gravel mining at the Water Wealth Project’s first Lunch & Learn.   Watch live streaming video from waterwealthproject at livestream.com   Gravel mining in the Fraser Valley has long been …

Watershed Watch quoted in Vancouver Sun article: Proposed gas pipeline may sidestep environmental review

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The Vancouver Sun article Proposed gas pipeline may sidestep environmental review reports, “TransCanada’s planned 650-kilometre natural gas pipeline to Kitimat would cross about 320 watercourses including the habitat of more than 100 species at risk, such as white sturgeon, woodland …

Watershed Watch and Kwikwetlem Reforestation Project Improves Habitat on Coquitlam River

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Watershed Watch Salmon Society and the Kwikwetlem First Nation are proud to announce a significant reforestation project on the Coquitlam River. Where there were once farm fields, there are now 1.5 acres of new streamside forest that will help feed …