Bc Caribou

84 Wolves Shot In 1st Year Of Controversial B.C. Program

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia

An initial estimate had hunters shooting as many as 184 wolves.

B.C. Wolf Cull Will Likely Last 5 Years: Deputy Minister

CBC | Posted 04.13.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"We're going to be doing this for the next five years."

B.C. To Hunt Wolves By Helicopter To Save Endangered Caribou

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Government-contracted hunters were in helicopters over two regions of British Columbia on Thursday as the province launched a controversia...

First Nation Unleashes Caribou Plan

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.10.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A British Columbia First Nation has published its own recovery plan for a herd of endangered woodland caribou, in the absence of a federal...

What's Putting Caribou At Risk?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - Thrill-seeking snowmobilers east of Prince George, B.C., could be putting endangered mountain caribou at risk.Environment minist...

Endangered Species Status Stripped?

CBC | Posted 10.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The U.S. government is considering stripping a woodland caribou herd of its Endangered Species designation — the only herd that moves from southern ...

B.C. Steps Up To Protect Caribou

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - The B.C. government is promising to protect 90 per cent of the winter habitat for the northern Caribou, which are considered threatened und...

Long, Strange Trip For Canadian Caribou

CBC | Posted 05.06.2012 | Canada

A transfer of 20 mountain caribou from northern to southern B.C. went reasonably well, officials say, despite weather complications and t...

Killing Wolves To Save Caribou

CBC | Posted 04.01.2012 | Canada

Animal rights activists in the Kootenays are criticizing the provincial government for killing wolves to save a dying caribou herd. ...