Press Releases

Monday, April 3, 2017 (All day)
WINNIPEG - The Wilderness Committee has just released a report highlighting the urgent need to protect Canada’s iconic boreal woodland caribou. This species is listed as ‘threatened’ under Canada’s Species at Risk Act (SARA) due to habitat loss, and the failure of federal, provincial and territorial governments to take action so far is alarming.
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 (All day)
WINNIPEG - The Wilderness Committee is calling out the Manitoba government’s Climate and Green Plan survey as a waste of money and opportunity because of its unregulated format.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 (All day)
VANCOUVER – While the federal government invests in moving Canada towards a low-carbon economy, Budget 2017 throws good money after bad in its attempts to prop up a failing tar sands industry.
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 (All day)
VANCOUVER - Research from the Wilderness Committee has revealed shocking details of how, since the last provincial election, fracking, gas pipelines and liquefied natural gas (LNG) companies have donated over one million dollars to the BC Liberals.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 (All day)
VANCOUVER - Today, the Wilderness Committee delivered 40,090 petition signatures calling for provincial endangered species legislation to the BC legislature.
Monday, February 27, 2017 (All day)
VANCOUVER — Between 2013 and 2016, more raw logs were shipped from BC than during any other four-year period in the province’s history, prompting two forest industry unions and three leading e
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 (All day)
VICTORIA - The 2017 BC budget showcases another year of overall stagnation in terms of funding for environmental protection and strong climate action in BC. This contrasts sharply with the government’s push to expand environmentally destructive industries like oil and gas and the dire situation in BC’s forests.
Thursday, February 9, 2017 (All day)
VANCOUVER — After ignoring decades of regional planning and mounting public opposition, the provincial government has approved the 10-lane, $3.5 billion Massey Bridge.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 (All day)
Clayoquot Sound Conservation Alliance supports Ahousaht leadership in conservation and community development goals announced today
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 (All day)
VANCOUVER – Premier Clark’s approval of the Kinder Morgan pipeline Wednesday puts her squarely in league with the fossil fuel industry over the people she represents.
 
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