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Tar Sands and Tankers Part 4: Modeling a BC Spill

01.08.09 | In Depth |  Eric Swanson

    Enbridge Inc, a Calgary-based pipeline company, wants to bring tar sands tankers to British Columbia’s coast. In this, the last in a series of four videos by Dogwood Initiative, the consequences of a major oil spill in the waters of BC’s north coast are modelled. Send a link to this video to your […]

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Tar Sands – The Dark Side of the Boom

11.26.08 | In Depth |  Charles Campbell

Province wide speaking tour on the effects of unfettered growth of the Alberta Tar Sands on British Columbia. Kitimat – Nov. 24,  Vancouver – Nov. 25, Kamloops – Nov. 27, Courtenay – Dec. 1, Nanaimo – Dec. 2, Victoria – Dec 3. MIKE MERCREDI Member ofthe Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation will speak on the frontlinestruggles […]

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Tsilhqot'in Ruling Rocks BC; Aftershocks To Come

11.23.08 | In Depth |  Will Horter

If a tremor shakes BC’s forestsand no one talks about it, was there an earthquake? We are going to find out whenthe shock waves of the groundbreaking decision in BC Supreme Court Tsilhqot’in titlecase begin to register on British Columbia’s economic, political and environmentalRichter scales…and in the financial markets. Usuallynews of an earthquake captures headlines […]

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Building the World We Desire in the Face of Global Warming.

11.19.08 | In Depth |  Charles Campbell

Norman Gludovatz The recent American Election was fascinating to watch from the perspective of a political organizer. Among other things we heard how the Obama campaign had canvassers talking to people in hair salons. As people waited, while their nails were being done, or hair clipped and curled, canvassers were engaging women in conversations about […]

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British Columbia: Nigeria North?

11.14.08 | In Depth |  Eric Swanson

    Produced by Monty Basset and the crew of Out Yonder Productions, “British Columbia: Nigeria North?” has received over 180,000 views on YouTube since its launch in the summer of 2007. This makes it one of the most successful online environmental videos in the history of BC.   The short film offers breathtaking scenery […]

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All Parties Debate, The Environment

10.08.08 | In Depth |  Charles Campbell

Filmed by James Falcon Debate Sponsored by Dogwood Initiative, Polis Project, Sierra Club, Conservation Voters of BC and BCSEA.

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Robert Bateman defaces painting

08.19.08 | In Depth |  Maurita Prato

  Concept: Rethink Communications Director and Editor: Bill Weaver, Across Borders Media; Cinematography: David Malysheff, Gamut Productions / Bill Weaver; Music: Niels Petersen, Lebeau-Petersen Productions; And, many thanks to Robert Bateman….

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Telling Stories from 2050- How Do BC Forests Fare?

06.20.08 | In Depth |  Maurita Prato

Yesterday I was part of a ‘forest futures’ scenario project developed by the Sustainable Forest Management Network of Canada (SFMN).  The project has been compiling input on four futuristic scenario stories from forest and forestry geeks across the country.  Victoria was the last stop for this particular phase of the project’s journey. The participants in […]

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