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All of Raincoast’s published popular reports and books.

Our Threatened Coast

Salish sea cover

Published on 2016.09.12 | by Raincoast | in Marine Mammals, Oil free coast, oil tankers, Reports & Books, southern resident killer whales

Raincoast’s latest report demonstrates how the region’s biological diversity is captured in our values, has shaped our cultural identity and is linked to economic benefits in the billions of dollars. It is not a place for oil tankers or a carbon energy corridor.

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At Sea with the Marine Birds of the Raincoast

At Sea with the Marine Birds of the Raincoast

Published on | by Raincoast | in Publications, Reports & Books

Released by Rocky Mountain Books, this nonfiction book shares the unique story of conservation scientist Dr. Caroline Fox as she surveys marine birds on BC’s coast, calling attention to the urgent conservation challenges faced by many of these birds…

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Conservation concerns for DFO’s 2016 salmon fishing plan

salmon swimming underwater

Published on 2016.05.04 | by Raincoast | in Salmon

BC wild salmon conservation groups submit concerns to DFO for 2016 fishing plan…

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Potential acoustic impacts of increased vessel traffic on Southern Resident Killer Whales

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Published on 2015.06.20 | by Raincoast | in Marine Mammals, Reports & Books

Dr. Chris Clark, acoustic expert from Cornell University, describes how noise and disturbance from vessels in the Salish Sea are likely impacting killer whales…

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Population Viability Analysis of southern resident killer whales

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Published on | by Raincoast | in Marine Mammals, Reports & Books

Expert report on the viability of the southern resident killer whale population in the face of existing and future threats within their critical habitat of the Salish Sea…

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Wolf and caribou management backgrounder

A wolf looks through the grass in BC

Published on 2015.02.07 | by Raincoast | in Wolves

Raincoast’s Dr. Paul Paquet provides an overview on the fallacy of killing wolves to recover caribou…

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New study shows hunted wolves under stress

Wolves splash around in an intertidal zone of the Great Bear Rainforest

Published on 2014.11.28 | by Raincoast | in Audio, Wolves

Listen to Raincoast’s Dr. Chris Darimont discuss our study on the stress that hunting causes to wolves…

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Bear and salmon research in Heiltsuk Territory

Grizzly bear (Ursus arctos horribilis), fishing for salmon (Oncorhynchus sp.), coastal British Columbia.

Published on 2014.05.28 | by Raincoast | in Grizzly Bears, Salmon

Check out the work to date on our Salmon Carnivore project in Heiltsuk Territory on BC’s coast…

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Embroiled: Salmon, tankers and the Enbridge Northern Gateway Proposal

Cover image of the Embroiled Report

Published on 2013.12.17 | by Raincoast | in Press Releases, Salmon

New Report by Raincoast says Northern Gateway not worth the risk to BC’s wild salmon…

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