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Opinion: Why Should We Protect the Horsefly River Watershed?

Opinion: Why Should We Protect the Horsefly River Watershed?

By Helen Englund – The Horsefly River watershed is located 75 km southeast of Williams Lake in the Cariboo Region of BC and encompasses approximately 286,000 hectares. The river is approximately 98 km in length and drains into Quesnel Lake. The lake feeds the Quesnel River, which meets the Fraser River in the community of […]

Announcing the BC Coalition for Forestry Reform

Announcing the BC Coalition for Forestry Reform

15 Community Organizations form a Province-wide Coalition to Change Forest Industry Practices. A new citizen’s forestry coalition has emerged in BC urging government to make significant changes in the forest industry’s regulations and practices. This new organization is called the BC Coalition for Forestry Reform and it is growing in membership daily. For years, we’ve […]