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Tuesday, March 12, 2013 (All day) - Victoria Times Colonist
The provincial government has backed away from a plan that critics claim would have radically reduced public control of forest land.
Monday, March 11, 2013 (All day) - Peace Arch News
White Rock's mayor is asking for council support to voice "strong concerns" regarding a proposal by Fraser Surrey Docks to build a coal-transfer facility.
Saturday, March 9, 2013 (All day) - Winnipeg Free Press
MANITOBA will expand the Whiteshell and Camp Morton provincial parks while protecting a large section of the Whiteshell from industrial development.
Friday, March 8, 2013 (All day) - West Magazine
The scene was primordial. We were following a rickety moss-covered boardwalk through a rain forest of immense trees and wild growth. Moss and fungi clung to fallen trees and logs. Huckleberry and thimbleberry bushes sprouted. Delicate sword ferns carpeted the forest floor.
Thursday, March 7, 2013 (All day) - Winnipeg Free Press
Money no problem, but legal, social troubles popping up It's the best of worlds and the worst of worlds for HudBay Minerals these days.
Monday, March 4, 2013 (All day) - Vancouver Sun
A federal review panel weighing the future of a stalled gold and copper mine in the B.C. Interior is wondering just what, exactly, the panel is supposed to be assessing in the wake of federal changes to the environmental assessment process. The billion-dollar New Prosperity mine proposed by Taseko Mines Ltd. was already rejected once by a previous Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency panel, although it received provincial approval.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 (All day) - The Tyee
Enviros, other opponents say vast 'giveaway' looms with scant public input A British Columbia government bill that would radically shift the management of public forests is drawing criticism from environmental groups, the head of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs and opposition politicians.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 (All day) - Globe & Mail
An alliance of four Indian bands has expressed support for a new national park reserve in the South Okanagan, a hot, dry region where sweeping pine forests give way to natural grasslands and sagebrush flats.
Friday, February 15, 2013 (All day) - Thompson Citizen
An appeal of a legal ruling on a logging road through Grass River Provincial Park, which lies along Hwy. 39 west of Snow Lake, was dismissed by the Manitoba Court of Appeal on Jan. 31.
Thursday, February 14, 2013 (All day) - Vancouver Sun
Run-of-river projects have come under harsh criticism in recent years for salmonid kills B.C.'s run-of-river power industry has commissioned an independent foundation to study its effect on salmon and other fish.
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