Enjoy connecting with nature all winter long

The beginning of the new year is a fresh start—full of a variety of possibilities for outdoor adventure and exploration with kids. And it’s the perfect chance to make that resolution to spend more time outdoors with the children in your life. Now’s the time to carve out a path for this years’ adventures.

Vancouver Island old-growth logging speeding up

Time is running out to safeguard Vancouver Island’s highly endangered, globally rare old-growth rainforest. A new Sierra Club BC review shows logging of remaining old-growth rainforest on public and private lands on Vancouver Island is increasing.

Site C: A betrayal of monumental proportions

Despite all the evidence, in December the BC government made the monumentally bad decision to continue construction of the Site C dam. But there's far too much at stake for us to give up the fight. Here's how we can still win.

A passion for whales: An interview with Gary Sutton

BC's 76 remaining southern resident orcas are endangered. With Kinder Morgan bullishly pushing ahead with construction at their oil tanker terminal in Burnaby, we sat down with whale watching operator Gary Sutton to talk about these beautiful creatures and the battle for their survival.

Event: Save BC's Endangered Old-Growth Forest!

On January 11, join us at Patagonia Vancouver to find out how you can help save BC's endangered rainforest. Come hear from Tyson Atleo, member of the Ahousaht First Nation and program lead for The Nature Conservancy about First Nation-led land use planning in Ahousaht territory, Clayoquot Sound. Take part in a conversation about the state of the forest and the solutions that are possible.

Environmental education: Looking back on 2017

Our team of environmental educators worked hard this year to provide hands-on learning opportunities to students across the province.  They facilitated 251 workshops for over 5800 students at 80 schools in 21 school districts!

Nature tips for an eco-friendly holiday season

Environmental Educator Kirsten Dallimore shares her ideas for celebrating the winter solstice and highlights some of her favorite nature-based and eco-friendly crafts that you can make for the holiday season.