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Craig Orr discusses Coquitlam River restoration projects, and funding by BC Hydro, in Tri-City News article

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The Tri-City News article BC Hydro funds Coquitlam River salmon projects gives an overview of projects to restore the Coquitlam River that are being funded by the BC Hydro Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program. Watershed Watch Executive Director, Craig Orr discusses …

Watershed Watch launches citizens’ campaign calling for action on Cohen Commission recommendations

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One year ago, after Canada spent $26 million on a strongly supported Royal Inquiry, Justice Cohen released an unprecedented 1,200-page report with 75 key recommendations to ensure sockeye salmon would continue to swim back to our province’s rivers. To date …

Watershed Watch warns of risk to weak salmon stocks during pink salmon harvest in The Now article

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Watershed Watch Executive Director, Craig Orr, commented on the risk to weak salmon stocks, especially sockeye and coho in The Tri-Cities Now article Weak salmon returns raise concerns.  He also emphasized the need for government action on Justice Cohen’s recommendations made …