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First Nations release open letter decrying proposed Site C Dam

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Chief Lynette Tsakoza, Prophet River First Nation                                                                                                                                

Chief Liz Logan, Fort Nelson First Nation

Grand Chief Edward John, Robert Phillips, and Cheryl Casimer, on behalf of the First Nations Summit

Grand Chief Stewart Phillip, Chief Bob Chamberlin, and Kukpi7 Judy Wilson, on behalf of the Union of B.C. Indian Chiefs                                                                                    

Regional Chief Shane Gottfriedson, on behalf of the B.C. Assembly of First Nations

BC Climate Leadership Team:

Jordan Sturdy, MLA

Susan Laaksonen-Craig, Climate Action Secretariat

Nancy Olewiler, SFU

Dr. Thomas F. Pederson, Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions

Dr. James Tansey, UBC and Offsetters

Linda Hepner, City of Surrey

Paul Ives, Town of Comox

Luke Strimbold, Village of Burns Lake

Tzeporah Berman, York University

Matt Horne, Pembina Institute

Merran Smith, Clean Energy Canada

James Gorman, West Fraser Timber

David Keane, BC LNG Alliance

Greg McDougall, Harbour Air

Tim Newton, Formerly BC Hydro; Power Ex

Chief Ian Campbell, Squamish First Nation

Chief Michelle Edwards, Cayoose Creek

Chief Zach Parker, Ulkatcho First Nation


CC: Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada                                 

Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change           

Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs                                                    

Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party                                                                 

Honourable Christy Clark, Premier of BC

Honourable Mary Polak, Minister of Environment, BC

Honourable John Rustad, Minister of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation                  

John Horgan, Leader of the BC NDP

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