Stories

A chance to protect the Walbran

Only five of 155 landscape units on Vancouver Island and B.C.’s south coast are still covered primarily by “big-tree” old-growth. The Walbran is the only one of these that remains largely unprotected.

Road Tripping Carbon-free

YELP graduate Olivia Cavanagh blogs about her car-free road trip down the Oregon and California coast with her best friend.

New Report Calls for Climate Test

Blind Spot: The Failure to Consider Climate Change in British Columbia’s Environmental Assessments recommends a set of urgently-needed policy changes to ensure proposed projects are assessed on the basis of a scientifically valid climate test.

Back to School with Sierra Club BC

As parents and children get ready for the return to school, our education team is preparing to launch the 18th year of Sierra Club BC environmental education programs.

Species Specific: Thayer's Gull

In B.C., there are at least 8 different species of gulls. Thayer's gull is one of them. Learn all about this local bird, how to identify it, and where to find it.

What Lies Beneath the Walbran

The Walbran Valley is one of the last remaining intact old growth red cedar forests on southern Vancouver Island. This ecologically diverse area contains impressive stands of coniferous trees that are thousands of years old.