Sierra Okanagan has been working on some exciting programs! In September 2016, they partnered with the Okanagan Collaborative Conservation Program (OCCP) on the Students Without Borders Academy at Kalamalka Secondary.
The Sierra Club BC local group on Quadra Island has received the 2016 May Day civic award. The award is presented each year to an individual or group who has demonstrated outstanding community service.
Indigenous and the local non-Aboriginal community gathered to learn about W̱SÁNEĆ and Salish Sea cultures, the environmental threats we face, and how we must work together to move forward.
On March 11, 2016 Sierra Club BC's biodiversity and forests campaigner Mark Worthing traveled with investigative journalist Ben Parfitt to Powell River to speak at Sierra Club Malaspina's event "Are Forests Forever?" Following the event, the wonderful Malaspina group sent some kind words to thank Mark and Ben for their contributions and dedication.
After years of protest, followed by a decade of negotiations and planning, the Great Bear Rainforest Agreements are finally in place.
Sierra Club BC has released The Future Is Here, a road map…