Press Releases

Monday, November 7, 2016 (All day)
VANCOUVER, BC —  Spill response measures announced in Vancouver by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Minister of Transport, Marc Garneau on Monday will not be effective in a spill from a tar sands tanker, according to the Wilderness Committee.
Friday, November 4, 2016 (All day)
VANCOUVER, BC —  On the heels of a final investment decision by Singapore-based RGE Pte.Ltd on Woodfibre LNG, Wilderness Committee is criticizing the provincial government for its reckless support for Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG), which will damage both the global climate and the public purse.
Thursday, November 3, 2016 (All day)
VANCOUVER, BC —  A just released federal government report about the public meetings held this past summer about the proposed Kinder Morgan pipeline intended to repair massive gaps in public consultation has instead minimized the opposition to the project in British Columbia.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 (All day)
WILLIAMS LAKE - MiningWatch Canada today filed a private prosecution against the B.C. government and the Mount Polley Mining Corporation for violations of the federal Fisheries Act in connection with the largest mine waste disaster in Canadian history.
Thursday, October 13, 2016 (All day)
WINNIPEG — The Wilderness Committee is highlighting continuing damage to Nopiming Provincial Park from off-road vehicle use and is calling for a strengthened management plan to be finalized.
Thursday, October 6, 2016 (All day)
"We are calling on Premier Clark to reject the pipeline on the basis that her spill conditions cannot be met."
Monday, October 3, 2016 (All day)
Tepid action from the federal government on global climate crisis. 
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 (All day)
Mayors and councillors from across province to call on BC government to halt destruction of ancient forests
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 (All day)
VICTORIA - Local municipal leaders, environmentalists and citizens will gather and rally outside the Union of BC Municipalities convention today over the lunch hour.
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 (All day)
Wilderness Committee calls decision an environmental disaster
 
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