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Lowest sockeye run on record prompts fishery closures, outcry
Predictions of an abysmal sockeye return has forced the closure of all salmon fishing on the Lower Fraser River.
The Canadian Press
Aug 12th, 2016
Federal government expected to act on 2012 report examining Fraser River sockeye
The study did not identify a single reason why a mere 1.4 million fish returned in the 2009 Fraser River sockeye run, when 10−million fish were expected.
The Canadian Press
Aug 9th, 2016
B.C. wants feds to stay out of environmental assessment for Fraser River LNG project
'This is all going to impact one of the world's greatest salmon rivers in probably its most sensitive part,' says MP and fisheries and oceans critic Fin Donnelly.
Jun 10th, 2015
LNG plant proposal for the Fraser River raises serious questions
WesPac is trying to dodge a fundamental question, says critic: Should an LNG jetty be built on Tilbury Island?
Jun 5th, 2015
Capsized boat spills fuel into Fraser River
Early Tuesday, a fishing boat called The Western Crusader capsized while moored at Shelter Island Marina on the Fraser River near Annacis Island in South Vancouver. Although officials say...
May 12th, 2015
First Nation group launches protest to halt re-opening of Mount Polley mine
Under the hashtag #waterislife, the Secwepemc Woman's Warrior Society took to social media to call for protests across Canada against the re-opening of Imperial Metals' Mount Polley gold and copper...
Apr 29th, 2015
Sturgeon anglers despair over mining of Fraser River
Power shovels have begun excavating 105,000 cubic metres of gravel in the area known as the "Heart of the Fraser" from a site called Seabird Bar B, located on reserve lands near Agassiz, B.C....
Mar 4th, 2015
Toxic waste facility would be "catastrophe" for Fraser River: Sto:lo advisor
It’s an innocuous bridge, not pretty to look at, but vital: the Vedder Bridge connects the cities of Abbotsford and Chilliwack over the Vedder Canal, which flows into the Fraser River. If a new...
Feb 23rd, 2015
First Nation invokes Tsilhqot'in to stop toxins in Fraser River
The Sto:lo First Nation have joined a fight against the building of a hazardous waste recycling facility on the banks of the Fraser river, by reminding the province that they would be wise to...
Feb 19th, 2015
Money and influence cast long shadow over province's decisions on Fraser River, records suggest
Scientists say money and connections have too much power in B.C. politics, following the green-lighting of a controversial gravel mining project on the Fraser River expected to have serious impact on...
Feb 11th, 2015