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Independent science to save the Great Bear Rainforest

Publication | March 31, 2009 at 16:56

Greenpeace, along with three other environmental groups, the logging industry, First Nations governments, communities and the Provincial and Federal governments established a blue ribbon science team to provide independent, multidisciplinary...

Map of the Great Bear Rainforest

Publication | March 31, 2009 at 16:54

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GBR agreements backgrounder

Publication | March 31, 2009 at 13:55

Great Bear Rainforest agreements become reality.

Fact sheet: Greenpeace Seafood Report: Out of Stock

Publication | March 31, 2009 at 10:29

Greenpeace is calling on supermarkets to stop selling Redlist species, adopt a sustainable seafood procurement policy, use their influence to inform the industry on sustainability requirements, and ensure proper labeling of seafood products sold.

Woodland caribou

Publication | March 24, 2009 at 16:52

The Boreal Forest is home to one of Canada’s most iconic animals: the woodland caribou. Unfortunately, logging and industrial development have been destroying this threatened species’ habitat for decades, and caribou are quickly disappearing. If...

Protected areas

Publication | March 24, 2009 at 16:50

Canada’s Boreal Forest is inadequately protected. Almost half of the forest’s treed area is under licence to logging companies, mainly in the biologically diverse southern areas. Only 8.1 per cent of the intact areas of the forest are protected...

intact-forest-area

Publication | March 24, 2009 at 16:47

Intact forest areas are vital parts of the forest that have not yet been fragmented by human activities like logging, road building or other types of infrastructure. It’s critical to protect intact areas that are still in their natural state.

Forest Stewardship Council

Publication | March 24, 2009 at 16:46

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) is an international, non-profit association that certifies forests that are well managed. It was formed through the collaborative efforts of more than 100 participants representing economic, social, indigenous...

Ecosystem-Based Management in the Great Bear Rainforest: Better Defense for Climate...

Publication | March 5, 2009 at 16:55

A report based on a review of potential climate change implications of the Great Bear Rainforest Agreements by Dr. R.F. Holt. Jointly commissioned by ForestEthics, Greenpeace and Sierra Club BC.

Climate and Energy Issues: President Obama’s Visit to Ottawa

Publication | February 16, 2009 at 17:00

Energy and global warming are expected to be at the top of the agenda when President Obama and Prime Minister Stephen Harper meet in Ottawa on February 19, 2009. There are a number of issues relevant to this discussion, including: Tar Sands and...

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