ACTION ALERT: Speak up! Help Amend BC’s Forest Practices Legislation to Protect Endangered Old-Growth Forests!
Right now, we have a MAJOR opportunity to influence changes to BC’s key forest practices legislation to protect endangered old-growth forests! Please SPEAK UP and submit your feedback online before July 15th.
The BC government is seeking recommendations for the 2020 provincial budget until Friday, June 28th. This presents a golden opportunity to request funding for old-growth forest protection! Please submit your feedback (using our prepared submission) today!
Before-and-after images taken by conservationists with the Ancient Forest Alliance highlight the destructive impacts of recent clearcut logging by the Teal Jones Group on Edinburgh Mountain, a “hotspot” of high conservation, scenic, and recreational value near Port Renfrew on Vancouver Island.
Watch this Global News piece about the day of action for ancient forests where concerned and frustrated British Columbians gathered outside 17 MLA offices across the province to demand protection for endangered old-growth forests and a shift to a sustainable, second-growth industry.
Check out this article in the Sooke News Mirror about a province-wide day of action for ancient forests!
We find inspiration knowing that younger generations are taking action to learn about and protect BC’s ancient forests as our now and future leaders. We’d like to send a shout-out to some of these amazing youth! Thank you very much to Fiona and Melody for organizing a ‘Toonie Party’ for their 10th birthday, which raised […]
Wednesday, Dec. 5th, from 7 – 8:30 pm at the Victoria Event Centre (1415 Broad Street).
Join Ancient Forest Alliance, Wilderness Committee, and Sierra Club BC for an update on BC’s endangered old-growth rainforests and the movement to protect them!
Friday, Dec 7, at Patagonia Vancouver (1994 W 4th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6J 1M5) from 11am to 4pm
Saturday, Dec 8, at Patagonia Vancouver (1994 W 4th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6J 1M5) from 11am to 4pm
Sunday, Dec 9, at Patagonia Vancouver (1994 W 4th Ave, Vancouver, BC V6J 1M5) from 11am to 4pm
Wednesday, Dec 12, at Hudson Public Market (1701 Douglas St #6, Victoria, BC V8W 0C1) from 11 am to 4 pm
Saturday, Dec. 15, at Hudson Public Market (1701 Douglas St #6, Victoria, BC V8W 0C1) from 11 am to 5 pm
Saturday, Dec. 15, at Patagonia Victoria (616 Yates St, Victoria, BC V8W 1K9) from 1 pm to 5 pm
Wednesday, Dec 19, at Hudson Public Market (1701 Douglas St #6, Victoria, BC V8W 0C1) from 11 am to 4 pm
Friday, Dec. 21, at Hudson Public Market (1701 Douglas St #6, Victoria, BC V8W 0C1) from 4 pm to 8 pm
Visit the AFA Tree Team at the West End Car Free Day this Saturday June 15th from 12pm-7pm to chat about our ancient forest campaigns and check out our AFA gear! You’ll find our table at the East side of Denman Ave between Barclay St. & Haro St.
Join us on Saturday, July 6th, from 10am – 12pm for a fun and informative old-growth forest ecology tour along Stanley Park’s Tatlow Trail. Learn about common tree and plant species, what makes old-growth forests unique compared to second-growth forests, and why BC’s ancient forests need protecting. Hosted by the Ancient Forest Alliance and the Stanley […]