skip to main content


Misty MacDuffee speaks to lack of government action on Southern Resident killer whales

Misty MacDuffee stands in the rain explaining the risks to SRKWs.

Published on 2018.05.28 | by Raincoast | in Interviews

What is the Government of Canada doing to protect Southern Resident killer whales? Misty MacDuffee discusses how the overlapping risks to these whales have not been addressed as of May 2018, with host Adam Sterling at CFAX 1070

Read more

New regulations take effect in BC to stop trophy hunt of grizzly bears: interview roundup

Chris Genovali with CBC, CFAX and Grizzly Podcast logos

Published on 2018.04.09 | by Raincoast | in Interviews

This is the first April 1st since 2001 that the trophy hunt of grizzly bears is illegal. It’s important for us to celebrate and recognize these important moments. There remain, however, important issues and challenges with the new regulations…

Read more

Wildlife management isn’t rocket science (but it should still be other kinds of science)

Published on 2018.03.24 | by Raincoast | in Interviews

Do wildlife management policies in North America consistently rely on good evidence? Do management wildlife agencies commit to hallmarks of science in their methodologies? When governments defend hunting laws and regulations by touting science, should we accept their claims at face value? Listen to Carol Off and Kyle Artelle discuss…

Read more

Southern Resident killer whales need action, not delay

Chris Darimont close up with the CRFAX 1070 logo floating in the background.

Published on 2018.03.21 | by Raincoast | in Interviews

Will Southern Resident killer whales survive the next one hundred years? Is the Federal government willing to finally implement the measures needed to protect and recover killer whales in the Salish Sea? How do Chinook salmon populations, shipping, fishing, whale watching, vessel noise and disturbance in the Salish Sea impact killer whales? Mark Bennae and Adam Stirling asked these questions and more…

Read more

Chris Darimont interviewed on CFAX 1070 about political populations

Chris Darimont close up with the CRFAX 1070 logo floating in the background.

Published on 2018.03.20 | by Raincoast | in Interviews

What is a political population? Did governments around the world try to exaggerate the size or resilience of carnivore populations? Have estimates of populations been skewed by systemic selection of data to suit political interests? Adam Stirling and Chris Darimont take on these questions and more…

Read more

Brian Falconer on CFAX 1070 speaks to importance of securing commercial hunting tenures

Brian Falconer sits in the Great Bear Rainforest to speak to key elements of securing commercial hunting tenures in the GBR.

Published on 2017.11.29 | by Brian Falconer, Guide Outfitter Coordinator | in Interviews

Brian Falconer joined Adam Stirling on CFAX 1070 to discuss our new campaign, announced yesterday, to purchase a fourth commercial hunting tenure on the coast of BC. This tenure is 2350 km2 and represents an area in the heart of the Great Bear Rainforest…

Read more

Raincoast’s Misty MacDuffee speaks with CFAX about endangered killer whales

Southern Resident Killer Whales in the Salish Sea.

Published on 2017.11.08 | by Raincoast | in Interviews

Raincoast’s Misty MacDuffee speaks with CFAX’s Adam Stirling about Southern Resident killer whales and Raincoast’s new study that examines their future…

Read more

Chris Darimont explains “achievement” and hunter satisfactions in carnivore hunting

A black bear stares out from the intertidal zone on the BC coast.

Published on 2017.09.06 | by Raincoast | in Interviews

On August 29, Dr. Chris Darimont joined Pamela McCall on CFAX 1070. They discussed new research that can help shed light on what satisfies hunters and some of the implications for carnivore hunting in BC…

Read more

Raincoast executive director joins CBC’s BC Almanac to talk about the new grizzly bear hunting ban policy announcement

Chris Genovali: let's end the hunting of large carnivores in BC.

Published on 2017.08.26 | by Raincoast | in Interviews

Last week Chris Genovali joined CBC’s BC Almanac to talk about the NDP announcement to ban grizzly bear hunting in the Great Bear Rainforest. BC Almanac also interviewed Andrew Weaver and Jesse Zeeman of the BC Wildlife Federation about the proposed…

Read more

Investigate. Inform. Inspire.

Publications | Scientific Papers | Reports & Books

Find us & follow

You can help Save the Great Bears: find out how