Jan 14th, 2012
Forest conservation experts say documenting old growth trees in BC island forests could help secure provincial support, in order to buy endangered land from logging company Island Timberlands.
Jan 13th, 2012
A group of advocates visited Island Timberlands CEO Darshan Sihota in Nanaimo on Thursday, delivering a petition bearing over 6,200 signatures to stop industrial logging on B.C.’s pristine...
Jan 12th, 2012
Cortes forest advocates plan for more discussion with Island Timberlands over controversial logging of pristine B.C. forest, after delivering their 6200-signature petition.
Jan 4th, 2012
VO climate blogger Carrie Saxifrage is making headlines in more ways than one, with a petition against Brookfield Asset Management's logging on Cortes Island.
Aug 13th, 2010
A young woman from a remote island goes to Toronto, overcomes her shyness, organizes a Flash Mob, gets on MTV and asks for a hearing with the CEO of powerful Brookfield Management Company...
Aug 12th, 2010
A Cortes Island woman will activate a flash mob in front of Brookfield Asset Management's offices this morning on Bay Street in Toronto. She wants to embarrass the media-shy company that has...
May 18th, 2010
Canadian forest industry and environmental groups sign world's largest conservation agreement applying to area twice the size of Germany.