Wilderness Committee


BC Hydro Scraps 'Dead Ducks'

VANCOUVER - At least 10 contracts with independent power producers will be cancelled and another nine will be put off as BC Hydro looks for ways to cut costs for rate payers, says Energy and Mines Min...

Shooting One Species To Save Another

VANCOUVER - The British Columbia government has approved shooting one species of owl in a last-ditch effort to save their endangered cousins, as the number of northern spotted owls continues to declin...

An Oil Spill 'Perfect Storm'

As our government proposes that we become a "super highway" for oil tankers they are simultaneously reducing both the prevention and the response capacity to deal with an accident in what is already Canada's busiest port. This represents a perfect storm of the conditions that could lead to an oil spill.