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Apr 11, 2019, 08:10 ET BC falling short on biodiversity conservation commitments, despite extinction crisis: CPAWS-BC

VANCOUVER, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society, BC Chapter (CPAWS-BC) just released its preliminary analysis of progress towards biodiversity conservation in BC. This...


Jun 05, 2015, 14:01 ET Conservation groups welcome protection for Strait of Georgia's unique glass sponge reefs

VANCOUVER, June 5, 2015 /CNW/ - Local and national conservation groups are welcoming today's announcement by the federal government of fishing closures for the Strait of Georgia's glass sponge reefs...


Apr 27, 2015, 15:30 ET Marine Planning Partnership heralds new wave of ocean management in British Columbia

VICTORIA, BC, April 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Today the BC Government and 18 coastal First Nations came together to sign world-leading Marine Use Plans for the Pacific North Coast region of BC. This region...