Posts by Olivier Kölmel
First Nation call for a logging moratorium in caribou habitat
The 'Golden Valley' caribou are on the brink of extinction. Lac Simon First Nation are calling on government to halt logging to give them a fighting chance. Help save caribou…18 September, 2022
Caribou Crisis: Minister Dufour reverts to gaslighting
In reaction to Quebec Minister of Forests, Wildlife and Parks (MFFP) Pierre Dufour’s comments and finger-pointing, which attack the Innu of Nutashkuan and their traditional activities as a threat to…13 April, 2022
Do you know what it means to have ‘wood’ pulled over your eyes’ ?
A minuit to midnight, Quebec rushed to reach the 17% protected area target for 2020, set by the UN. But beyond this target, did it really reach the objective?19 January, 2021
How to save your corner of nature !
Are you facing a project that threatens the natural environment that is your community's paradise? Here is a practical guide to take action!11 November, 2020
Why We Need Nature: The ABCs of a Restoration Economy
As we recover from the pandemic, it is essential we invest in Nature-based solutions. Discover the four pillars of a restoration economy.14 September, 2020
Don’t Let Covid-19 Recovery Bulldoze Forests with False Solutions
The Logging industry is painting itself as a climate solution, even an answer to the economic recovery. Here are the Top 5 False Solutions you need to know when it…21 August, 2020
Get Out of the Way Endangered Caribou…BC Wants a New Coal Mine!
BC government is considering a climate change-accelerating coal mine at a time of climate crisis. in an endangered caribou habitat, and against the wishes of the local Indigenous Nation.19 June, 2020
The boreal forest : our climate shield
Canada's forests are even more important for climate than we thought - according to a ground-breaking new piece of research. In 2017, Greenpeace set out to better understand the climate…14 May, 2020
The Impacts of Logging in the Great Northern Forest
The Great Northern Forest is the evergreen crown of the planet, the boreal forest landscape that rings the subarctic and representing nearly one-third of the forest left on Earth. This…4 July, 2018