New Old-Growth Clearcut Mars the Scenery from the Popular Gordon River Bridge at Avatar Grove

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.

CONTINUE READING

Province-wide rallies to protect old-growth forests

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.

CONTINUE READING

Premier’s office one of 17 rallies across B.C. calling for protection of old-growth forest

Check out this article in the Sooke News Mirror about a province-wide day of action for ancient forests!

CONTINUE READING

Now Hiring: Canvass Field Manager (Vancouver)

Join our team! We are seeking a Field Manager to lead, grow, and motivate the AFA’s Vancouver canvass team to reach our supporters throughout the Lower Mainland!

CONTINUE READING

AFA’s Youth Supporters

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 […]

CONTINUE READING

B.C. Greens call for halt on logging Island old-growth

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).

CONTINUE READING

B.C. Greens call for immediate halt to old-growth logging on Vancouver Island

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.

CONTINUE READING

Sonia Furstenau: The Island’s old growth is under attack

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.

CONTINUE READING

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!

CONTINUE READING

Thank you to our recent business supporters!

At AFA, we’re no strangers to the daily grind and we know it takes great effort to run a successful enterprise. That’s why we’re especially grateful when the business community finds ways to support our ancient forest campaigns! We’ve recently received support from several stand-up businesses that we would like to acknowledge: Seaflora Skincare is […]

CONTINUE READING
Change this in Theme Options
Change this in Theme Options