Read this Times Colonist article about the BC Green Party’s call on the provincial government for a moratoria on logging in Vancouver Island’s old-growth “hotspots” ( intact ancient forests with the greatest conservation and recreational values).
Check out this CTV article about the BC Greens’ call for moratoria on old-growth logging on Vancouver Island and a transition to a sustainable, second-growth economy.
Read Green Party MLA Sonia Furstenau’s op ed in the Times Colonist about the urgent need for the NDP government to protect BC’s endangered old-growth forests.
B.C. Greens call for immediate moratorium on logging of VI old-growth, support sustainable second-growth industry
The BC Green Party has called on the on the provincial government to institute a moratoria on logging in Vancouver Island’s old-growth “hotspots”. Check out their media release here!
Check out this Times Colonist article about the BC government’s decision to postpone the timber sale of 109 hectares of old-growth forest next to Juan de Fuca Provincial Park.
‘They’re going to have a fight’: local businesses and activists promise to stand against old-growth logging near Juan de Fuca park
There is a call from conservationists tonight to halt plans to log an old-growth forest near Port Renfrew. The province says ecology and aesthetics are taken into consideration when crown-owned timber is auctioned off. But critics say the damage outweighs the benefits, Kori Sidaway reports. WATCH the CHEK News story here. These gentle giants have […]