Today’s decision is disappointing. The courts have let the province off the hook when it comes to respect for Indigenous rights. Kinder Morgan’s pipeline and oil tanker project still faces significant risks.
Sierra Club BC released this statement from conservation and climate campaigner Mark Worthing in response to the federal government’s announcement that it will indemnify Kinder Morgan against risks involved in building the Trans Mountain Pipeline
Leadnow, Sierra Club BC, SumOfUs.org and the Wilderness Committee will begin running radio ads Friday urging British Columbians to call their MPs to express their opposition to using public funds to bail out the Kinder Morgan pipeline and tanker project.
Sierra Club BC Environmental Educator Kirsten Dallimore writes about the mentorship sessions she has been leading for teachers in the Capital Region District, helping them to build a strategy for taking their students outside regularly for meaningful learning experiences.
Education Program Manager James Davis shares about his experience participating in a blanket exercise and highlights some of the First Nations communities that are leading the way on renewable energy.
In Episode 6 of our podcast, we hear inspiring plans from Canada's postal worker union for taking on the clean energy economy. And we talk about what you can do to get involved in building this exciting new economy.
This fall, British Columbians will decide whether or not we want to adopt a new voting system. Voters will have a choice between continuing with our current “First Past the Post” system or some form of Proportional Representation. What could this mean for our efforts to defend B.C.'s environment?
There’s a new threat to orca whales on BC’s coast, and it’s probably not what you think. BC’s northern resident orcas have a long and important cultural tradition of rubbing themselves on certain beaches on northern Vancouver Island. But the beaches that these sensitive, highly intelligent creatures visit to rub themselves are threatened by old-growth logging.
Education Program Manager James Davis recaps a busy spring and looks ahead to the final weeks of the current school year.
Sierra Club BC is calling on the BC government to direct government-owned BC Timber Sales (BCTS) to hold off plans for old-growth logging and roadbuilding in the Schmidt Creek watershed because of very high conservation values, including proximity to unique rubbing beaches used by Orca whales.
There is a special generation of people that might just hold a magical key in helping to get kids connected with nature: a grandparent.
Susan Elrington visits Matthias Zapatal at Northern Bioponics in Prince George to learn about aquaponics and how we can grow food locally year round.