Takaiya Blaney from Sliammon First Nation

Add your say in the Kinder Morgan hearings

The Wilderness Committee recently announced that you can sign up at the National Energy Board (NEB) website to participate in the Kinder Morgan hearings. The deadline to apply is February 12, 2014. Individuals and groups may apply. According to the Wilderness Committee: Because of recent changes to Canadian environmental assessment …

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Wilderness Committee’s new spotted owl mapping project

The Wilderness Committee recently completed a map showing Wildlife Management Areas (WHAs), which illustrate what the British Columbia government has called “off limits to logging”–long-term protected habitats of the endangered species the spotted owl.  Protecting the spotted owl also means preserving old-growth forests. According to the committee’s press release, in …