Entries by Sierra Club

It’s time for the BC government to curb raw log exports and boost value-added forestry jobs

A new CCPA-BC report shows that between 2013 and 2016, more raw logs were shipped from BC than during any other four-year period in the province’s history, prompting two forest industry unions and three leading environmental groups to call for a ban on raw log exports from old-growth forests and bold government action to stimulate BC’s flagging forest sector.

B.C. budget offers 1950s thinking in response to 2017’s challenges

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 21, 2017 Sierra Club BC released the following statement from communications director Tim Pearson in response to the release of the 2017 B.C. Budget: “This budget offers 1950s thinking in response to 2017’s challenges. “It’s a budget blind to the need to transform our economy away from fossil fuels. It’s a […]

Sierra Club BC is seeking an Executive Director

Sierra Club BC is seeking an experienced leader to take the role of Executive Director. We are looking for a proven leader and an innovative steward to guide one of British Columbia’s premiere organizations dedicated to protecting the environment and communities.