Welcome back to a new school year! After a fairly quiet summer, things are buzzing again here in the Education Program at Sierra Club BC.
If you know what’s happening to Vancouver Island's ancient old-growth rainforests and you want to do more than send a letter, this blog is for you.
As we watch with disgust as children are separated from their families and detained on the US-Mexico border, we must also take a wide-eyed look at our history of forced separation of children from their families and Indigenous peoples from their land here in Canada.
Stunning and unprecedented footage has just been released from Wood Buffalo National Park, threatened by Site C and the tarsands. Peace Valley Campaigner Galen Armstrong was recently joined by journalist Judith Lavoie and photographer Louis Bockner on a 10-day journey to highlight the struggle to protect the globally significant Peace-Athabasca Delta.
As another school year comes to a close, Education Program Manager James Davis reflects on the accomplishments of Sierra Club BC's growing Education Program!
Sierra Club BC Environmental Educator Kirsten Dallimore reflects on her experience teaching nature education on the north island this spring!