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Old Growth Forest
Association seeks park designation of Wilson Creek to resolve dispute that led to 16 arrests
Seventy nine year old Sechelt elder: "The forest is being treated so terribly."
Dec 6th, 2012
Island Timberlands moves to start logging Cortes, ForestFest rallies to "meet threat of logging with one voice"
Island Timberlands has failed to meet the Cortes community demands and now people are gathering to protect the forest from the logging planned for September.
Aug 24th, 2012
B.C. conservationists call for provincial park acquisition fund
Forest advocates from all over the coast press the B.C. government for a conservation fund, urging private owner Island Timberlands to delay logging until they can purchase priority lands.
Mar 1st, 2012
Salt Spring Island a 'model' for Cortes Island advocates to prevent logging of pristine B.C. forests
Public pressure prevented logging of sensitive areas on Salt Spring Island over a decade ago. Ancient Forest Alliance co-founder Ken Wu thinks Cortes Island may be able to re-enact that success.
Daniel J. Pierce
Jan 14th, 2012
Sending a message to Brookfield Asset Management on Bay Street, "Hands off BC's last old growth trees."
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 Island T
Linda Solomon Wood
Aug 12th, 2010
Visiting Parksville/Qualicum Beach: the Seven Wonders of Oceanside in one weekend
The challenge: Check out each of the Seven Wonders of Oceanside as explained by the Island tourism website. You have one weekend.
May 27th, 2010