Video: Still time to stop logging in Manning Park Donut Hole

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Co-Executive Director Joe Foy travels to the Manning Park Donut Hole to discover that logging road construction is at a stand-still. Climbing to Silverdaisy Peak he finds that a proposed cut block would alter the viewshed from the peak forever. There's still time to stop logging, we must tell the BC minister of environment and the minister of forests to stop.


 

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The small lake is the source of the Silverdaisy Creek in the upper Skagit River “donut hole” in British Columbia, where Imperial Metals... (Joe Foy / Wilderness Committee)
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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