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Grassroots action is very effective and can spread awareness to every community in Canada. The Wilderness Committee always works within the law and uses public awareness campaigns combined with rallies, public presentations, etc. to win campaigns. Be part of our successful campaigns: get involved!

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, September 9, 2015 - 11:00am - Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 5:00pm
  Visit WC Policy Director Gwen Barlee and WC Engagement Coordinator Aimee MacDoanld at our Booth #541 We will be talking all about the bees! Join us in advocating for a ban on bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticides at this important industry event. CanWest Hort Expo 2015 is Western Canada’s premier horticultural trade show, connecting buyers and sellers throughout Canada and the Pacific Northwest. Exclusive to the green industry, this expo style, trade only event hosts over 2,800 industry professionals visiting 250+ booths over a 2-day period. For the past 34 years, CanWest has been the meeting place for BC’s nursery and landscape buyers and sellers.
Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 9:00am - 1:00pm
  We will be talking all about the bees! Join us in advocating for a ban on bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticides at the UBC farmers market. Picture it – crisp bright mornings, crunchy leaves, squash galore! We will be collecting signatures on our petition to save the bees, and the Eat Local farmers markets are the perfect location to generate support and awareness for our efforts to ban harmful neonicotinoid pesticides.
Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 10:00am - 4:30pm
The Wilderness Committee will lead groups of paddlers on a 12-kilometre paddle along the beautiful lower Bird River, through the area we’ve proposed for protection. We’ll relate stories of the region, the wildlife, the threats and the opportunities.
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 6:30pm - 9:30pm
Join us at the premiere of this exciting new film presented by Little River Productions and Common Energy UBC.    Sail(ish) is a documentary that follows the story of The Salish Sea Tour 2015. 
Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 11:30am - 12:30pm
  The Lord Byng Environmental Club is holding a green event to promote their club and the idea of a sustainable Earth.
Monday, September 21, 2015 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Little River Productions, Salish Sea Keepers and the Wilderness Committee – Victoria Office present a screening of...
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Join Wilderness Committee Climate Campaigner, Eoin Maden, attending as a Careers Night Panellist and Engagement Coordinator Aimee MacDonald staffing a volunteer opportunities booth. &nb
Sunday, September 27, 2015 - 11:00am - 5:00pm
Join the Wilderness Committee at the Word Vancouver Festival where we will be distributing our free educational reports as well as sell
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 9:00am - 2:00pm
  We will be talking all about the bees! Join us in advocating for a ban on bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticides at the West End farmers market. Picture it – crisp bright mornings, crunchy leaves, squash galore! We will be collecting signatures on our petition to save the bees, and the Eat Local farmers markets are the perfect location to generate support and awareness for our efforts to ban harmful neonicotinoid pesticides.
Saturday, November 28, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us at our Vancouver office for a day of official buisness and celebration at our 35th Annual General Meeting! Location

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