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July 24th 2014

Study Confirms Grizzlies Living on Unprotected Coastal Islands

Cara McKenna / The Tyee
Published in the PLOS ONE scientific journal by Spirit Bear Research Foundation, Raincoast Conservation Foundation, and the University of Victoria, the research reveals…

July 23rd 2014

Media Release: grizzly bears have colonized unprotected islands in the Great Bear Rainforest

Today, a collaboration of wildlife scientists from Raincoast and UVic published a study in the international peer-reviewed journal, PLOS ONE…

July 18th 2014

It makes more economic sense to shoot grizzlies with cameras than guns

Chris Genovali / Huffington Post
Contrary to Minister Yamamoto’s assertions, there is no ecological, ethical, or economic justification for continuing to trophy kill B.C.’s grizzly bears…

July 18th 2014

Grizzly bears more useful alive than dead

Chris Genovali / Times Colonist
One can only conclude the minister of tourism was poorly briefed with regard to the grizzly hunt after reading about her recent speech on Saltspring…

July 17th 2014

Yamamoto’s grizzly comments baffling

Chris Genovali / Gulf Islands Driftwood
Our analysis showed that in the long term, it makes more economic sense to shoot grizzly bears with cameras than to shoot them with guns…

July 7th 2014

Roadside bear kills raise monitoring concerns

Cara McKenna / Nanaimo Daily News
Two mutilated black bears found on a roadside last month have prompted Raincoast to compare Vancouver Island’s remote hunting areas to the wild west…


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