Why doesn't BC have Endangered Species Legislation?
People living in British Columbia know that we live in a special place. Our diverse geography which consists of 14 distinct climates, ranging from rainforests to pocket deserts, contributes to a quality of life that truly makes BC the best place on earth to live. This tremendous diversity also makes us the most species-rich province in all of Canada. Grizzly bears, wild salmon, eagles and killer whales are part of the ecological wealth for which BC is famous. Today, these natural treasures are just a few of the 1,300 endangered species in BC, a province with no endangered species legislation. Read on to find out how you can help to make sure British Columbia remains the best place on earth for us and our wildlife...Read this educational report