Take Action

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

Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
We are holding a rally for the Walbran Valley on Tuesday, July 7th at noon at the Ministry of Forests office. The provincial government has the power to reject Teal Jones' application to log old-growth rainforest in the heart of the Walbran Valley -- lets make some noise at the Ministry of Forests office and demand they do just that!
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Join us for a day of festivities and find out how you can help fight climate change by stopping fossil fuel projects on the Salish Sea! Concerned citizens are embarking on an epic solar-powered catamaran journey to celebrate the Salish Sea and the communities along its shores. The boat will dock in six communities to speak with people about the threats facing this unique body of water, to share stories and connect with community members interested in taking on the challenge of climate change locally. 
Friday, July 10, 2015 - 7:00am - Monday, July 13, 2015 - 6:00pm
Our popular Clayoquot Sound Trail Building Program is gearing up for another big season. We’ve got a trip scheduled for Friday, July 10th - Monday, July 13th and we need your help. Are you itching to get out into one of the healthiest, most biologically significant ancient rainforests in the world? Interested in improving access to massive stands of old-growth trees, and lending a hand to an innovative First Nations conservation initiative? Then trail building is for you.
Sunday, July 12, 2015 - 10:00am - 11:00pm
Join us for a day of festivities and find out how you can help fight climate change by stopping fossil fuel projects on the Salish Sea!
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 10:00am - 11:00pm
Join us for a day of festivities and find out how you can help fight climate change by stopping fossil fuel projects on the Salish Sea! Concerned citizens are embarking on an epic solar-powered catamaran journey to celebrate the Salish Sea and the communities along its shores. The boat will dock in six communities to speak with people about the threats facing this unique body of water, to share stories and connect with community members interested in taking on the challenge of climate change locally. 
Friday, July 17, 2015 - 1:00pm - Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 9:30pm
The Wilderness Committee will be attending the Vancovuer Folk music Festival as a participant in the
Saturday, July 18, 2015 - 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Join us for a day of festivities and find out how you can help fight climate change by stopping fossil fuel projects on the Salish Sea!
Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Join us for a Tour of T'Sou-ke Solar project in Sooke and find out how you can help fight climate change by stopping fossil fuel projects on the Salish Sea!

Campaign Actions

  • Write a letter now!

    Globally important old-growth rainforest in the Walbran Valley is at risk, and we need urgent action to protect it!

  • Sign the petition!

    Did you know that bees and pollinators are in rapid decline? A deadly class of pesticides called neonicotinoids ("neonics") has been linked to a frightening number of bee deaths all over the world. The European Union has already banned neonicotinoids, but here in Canada, they're still widely used.

  • Write a letter now!

    Algonquin Provincial Park in Ontario and Duck Mountain Provincial Park in Manitoba are two popular parks that share the dubious distinction of being the last two Canadian parks with long-term logging operations continuing inside their boundaries.

  • Write a letter now!

    The export of raw logs is a crisis in BC. Despite outcry from forest communities, unions, policy experts, political leaders, environmental groups and thousands of citizens, this controversial practice has reach record levels in recent years.

    The spike in raw log exports, facilitated by the BC government, has been a disaster for BC’s environment and our forest economy.

  • HOW TO GROW A "BEE-FRIENDLY" GARDEN 

    Like all living creatures, bees need the basics to survive: food, shelter and fresh water!

    This guide is designed to help you make your garden a bee-friendly environment! It includes information about which flowers are best for bees, and some simple tips that you can use to help a bee in need.