At the beginning of this school year, the Education Program celebrated 20 years of working with schools across the province. Since the program launched in 1998, Sierra Club BC’s Environmental Educators have worked with over 140,000 students!
Thanks to wonderful people - including you! - we’ve made incredible progress working to defend Vancouver Island’s last endangered ancient forests. Here are just a few highlights of what you’ve helped accomplish in the past 12 months on our old-growth forests campaign:
Treaty 8 First Nations deserve to be heard on the question of whether flooding more than 100 kilometres of the Peace River and its tributaries would be an infringement of their treaty rights. This question needs to be addressed before the Peace Valley is flooded.
In The Province, Communications Director Tim Pearson writes that we can have a vibrant economy, a more equal society, and sound environmental policies with Pro Rep. Here's the evidence.
The days have begun to cool down and the rain has returned to nurture the plants and animals as we welcome a new season—a new journey.
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.