Ecotrust: Announcement of BC Salmon Restoration and Innovation Fund

Premier John Horgan and Fisheries Minister Jonathan Wilkinson have announced a new, joint funding program: the Salmon Restoration and Innovation Fund.Our colleagues at TBuck Suzuki Environmental Foundation and Ecotrust Canada have issued a joint statement in response to this exciting and promising step in ensuring that BC fisheries are environmentally and economically sustainable in the long-term.

“What about the salmon?”: a critical analysis of the Pacific Northwest LNG project in British Columbia.

This article is based on an essay Hillary Beattie wrote in the university course “Environment, Economy, and Aboriginal People” with Dr. Wanda Wuttunee as part of her Master’s degree at the University of Manitoba. The ideas discussed in the article were developed in part through her research in Bella Bella. Further, it focuses on a project that would have impacted Lelu Island and the coastal community of Prince Rupert, B.C.