Sierra Club BC offers the following statement following the B.C. government's response to SCBC's legal challenge over its climate plan.
The federal environment minister’s Protection Statement weakens the vital habitat protection provision under the Species at Risk Act.
Environmental groups, First Nations and tourism sector call for legal protection of bear dens across B.C. as old-growth den habitats continue to be destroyed.
B.C. groups are releasing new evidence of ongoing logging and pending cut permits in proposed old growth deferral areas in the province.
Sierra Club BC’s Jens Wieting is available to comment on key findings of today’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report.
Groups say B.C. government has failed to present plans to cut carbon pollution from the oil and gas sector or meet climate targets for 2025, 2040, and 2050.