Video: Save Skagit and Manning Parks from Imperial Metals mining plans

Saturday, June 29, 2019

A Wilderness Committee petition team sets up at the West Gate of Manning Park to gather signatures on a petition calling for Imperial Metals to be denied a permit to drill for gold in an area surrounded by Manning and Skagit provincial parks. Wilderness Committee Co-Executive Director Joe Foy is the spokesperson in this video report. Click here to write your letter to BC Premier Horgan.


 

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Paul Berntsen stands at the foundation of his yurt, from which he hoped to operate a non-motorized eco-tourism company before his permits were denied. The Silverdaisy peak in Manning Park and a recent clear cut are obscured by smoke from ongoing burning of waste wood. Photo: Fernando Lessa / The Narwhal
Paul Berntsen stands at the foundation of his yurt, from which he hoped to operate a non-motorized eco-tourism company before his permits were denied. The Silverdaisy peak in Manning Park and a recent clear cut are obscured by smoke from ongoing burning of waste wood. Photo: Fernando Lessa / The Narwhal
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