Week to End Enbridge pushes First Nations legal defence fund over $500,000

Week to End Enbridge pushes First Nations legal defence fund…

B.C.’s Climate Action Plan must be bold

VICTORIA- Sierra Club BC today released an open letter from Executive…

Opposition to Enbridge grows since federal approval

Opposition to Enbridge grows since federal approval  FOR…

B.C. forest wake-up call: Heavy carbon losses hit 10 year mark

For a full decade, B.C. forests have been releasing dramatically more carbon into the atmosphere than they have absorbed out of the atmosphere. B.C.’s forests emitted 256 million tonnes of carbon dioxide during the period 2003 - 2012.
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Powell River citizens urge Island Timberland to hold off logging in their community

Company undermines its own environmental policy by ignoring public…
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Old-growth logging eliminates B.C.’s progress in reducing carbon emissions

A new report released today by Sierra Club BC - Carbon at Risk: BC’s Unprotected Old-growth Rainforest - shows that one year of logging old-growth rainforest in southwest B.C.is responsible for releasing approximately 3 million tonnes of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere.
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B.C.’s remaining old-growth forests non-renewable: Sierra Club report

One year of logging old-growth forests in southwestern British Columbia blows away a year of carbon emissions reductions made through climate-change fighting initiatives like the carbon tax, says a Sierra Club report released today.
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A call for climate action

Against the backdrop of record temperatures blistering North America and record ice melt in the Arctic, the B.C. government unflinchingly supports new coal mines, fracking projects and unsustainable logging rates without paying attention to the consequences for the atmosphere.