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Raccoon foraging in intertidal zone

Fear itself can help restore ecosystems

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A new study by Raincoast scientists and collaborators demonstrates that the fear top predators inspire can have cascading effects down the food chain critical to maintaining healthy ecosystems.
Our threatened coast report cover over some salmon.

Value of the Salish Sea revealed in new report

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Raincoast’s new report encourages decision makers and residents to fully consider what is at stake from a host of proposed coastal energy and shipping projects.