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Friday, July 14, 2017 (All day) - CTV News
OTTAWA -- A lawsuit that says a federal agency has consistently approved pesticides without enough information on their potential harmful effects has survived an attempt to get it thrown out of cou
Monday, July 10, 2017 (All day) - The Globe & Mail
For nearly two decades, Gwen Barlee, who has died at 54, was a dogged environmental activist in British Columbia. Combining a tenacious drive with a sharp intellect, she built allegiances among different groups as she challenged governments and corporations. She lobbied for more parks, campaigned to save endangered creatures and organized residents to protect waterways from private power projects.
Monday, June 26, 2017 (All day) - Georgia Straight
There was a break in the partisan rancour in the legislature as two recently deceased British Columbians were fondly remembered.
Saturday, June 24, 2017 (All day) - Castanet
Gwen Barlee grew up in Penticton, and was the daughter of the late Bill Barlee, former NDP cabinet minister and MLA for the Okanagan-Boundary riding from 1988 to 1996.
Friday, June 23, 2017 (All day) - The Vancouver Sun
  She was a successful environmental activist known for her research skills and ability to back up her claims, but while Gwen Barlee’s death Thursday is a blow to B.C.’s environmental movement, others will continue her work.
Friday, June 23, 2017 (All day) - CBC News
  Friends, family, politicians and environmentalists across B.C. are mourning the death of Gwen Barlee.
Friday, June 23, 2017 (All day) - Georgia Straight
  Environmentalist Gwen Barlee has died.   The environmental advocate had worked with the Wilderness Committee—Canada's largest membership-based wilderness-protection organization—since 2001, first as a forest campaigner and then as national policy director.
Friday, June 23, 2017 (All day) - Castanet
  Gwen Barlee, a defender of wild animals and advocate for enhanced endangered species legislation in British Columbia, has died.
Friday, June 23, 2017 (All day) - The Times Colonist
  Gwen Barlee, a defender of wild animals and advocate for enhanced endangered species legislation in British Columbia, has died.
Friday, June 23, 2017 (All day) - Global News
  VICTORIA – Gwen Barlee, a defender of wild animals and advocate for enhanced endangered species legislation in British Columbia, has died.
 
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