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A First Nation community tells logging companies: “Our land is not for sale”

Video | September 21, 2015 at 16:11

The Cree Nation of Waswanipi is fighting to protect its ancestral land from logging. The Broadback Valley, located close to James Bay in northern Quebec, Canada is at heart of these lands and is one of the last intact forests in the region.

Bringing the Guardian Tree to life

Video | May 3, 2014 at 9:30

61,000 signatures appear on the Guardian Tree, a symbol of our shared resolve to stand up for forests and tell Resolute Forest Products, Canada’s largest logging company, that reckless clear-cutting in the Boreal Forest is not okay. If you didn’t...

What's saving the forest?

Video | March 28, 2014 at 15:30

When you think of the forest, you probably think of big trees and cute animals. We do too! But we also think of all the people who #StandForForests and help protect them. Greenpeace wants to spread our thanks as wide and as far as possible to all...

Taking Action for the Boreal Forest; A Look Back

Video | December 6, 2012 at 10:00

For more than seven years, the Greenpeace forest campaign has sought to stop the on-going destruction of Canada's Boreal forest and woodland caribou habitat. On top of directly engaging destructive forest companies with boycotts and actions,...

Broadback : A Valley to Protect

Video | October 27, 2011 at 13:30

In the new film « Broadback : A Valley to Protect », Cree elders, hunting leaders and the Chief of Waswanipi Cree Nation give poignant testimonies of the large scale impacts of logging operations on their land and the threats it poses to the «...

What Does A Caribou Sounds Like?

Video | May 5, 2011 at 12:20

Despite three years of promises to protect Ontario's iconic woodland caribou, the McGuinty government is proposing to exempt logging, mining and other industries from having to take action to protect caribou under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).

Funeral march opposes caribou extinction under McGuinty plan

Video | March 7, 2011 at 15:18

Greenpeace and Earthroots hold a funeral procession outside a closed government consultation session to mourn the McGuinty government’s continued failure to stop the countdown to extinction of Ontario’s threatened woodland caribou herds.

Greenpeace and the Cree unite against a controversial project in the Boreal Forest

Video | November 2, 2010 at 11:01

Greenpeace and the Cree Nation of Waswanipi have erected a symbolic blockade in the heart of Quebec's Boreal Forest to protest against the construction of logging roads that will open the Broadback Valley Forest to industrial exploitation.

Greenpeace Caribou Caravan

Video | October 6, 2010 at 11:05

A herd of threatened woodland caribou migrates to Queen's Park in Toronto to kick off the Greenpeace caribou caravan and demand that the McGuinty government keep its promise to protect the last intact areas of the southern Boreal Forest and save...

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