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Safeguard Coastal Carnivores with Patagonia Vancouver, August 9

A bear stands ready: poster for a Safeguard Coastal Carnivores event in Vancouver

Published on 2018.08.06 | by Raincoast | in Events

The Raincoast Conservation Foundation and Coastal First Nations are working together to help end the trophy hunting of all large carnivores in the Great Bear Rainforest. We have already acquired the trophy hunting rights in approximately 30,000 square kilometres of BC’s Great Bear Rainforest, permanently ending commercial trophy hunting of grizzlies, black bears (some of […]

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BC Bear Day, April 7, Capilano University

BC Bear Day 2018, April 7

Published on 2018.04.05 | by Raincoast | in Events

Come celebrate BC Bear Day this Saturday. Raincoast and its partners are hosting a free family friendly event for the community to learn more about bears. Join us this Saturday, April 7th from 1:00 to 4:00pm…

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30th Salish Sea Ecosystem Conference in Seattle

A clear day at Turn Point, on the Salish Sea.

Published on 2018.04.02 | by Raincoast | in Events

This week Raincoast will join hundreds of scientists, First Nations and tribal government representatives, policy makers, community members and conservationists at the 30th Salish Sea Ecosystem Conference, in Seattle. As the largest and most comprehensive conference focused on the Salish Sea, the event is an important opportunity to progress this years theme: Ecosystem Recovery in an International Transboundary System…

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Live performances by musician Luke Wallace

Luke Wallace events coming up in Tofino and sidney on behalf of Safeguard Coastal Carnivores campaign.

Published on 2018.03.06 | by Raincoast | in Events

Join Raincoast and Musican Luke Wallace for a series of events in support of Raincoast’s campaign to safeguard Coastal Carnivores. It’s now time to permanently end commercial trophy hunting of all large carnivores in the Great Bear Rainforest. Join us in Sidney on March 22nd and in Tofino on March 23rd…

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What next for coastal carnivore conservation?

Achiever rests in the water, while a bear sniffs the air in the foreground on an outcropping of land.

Published on 2018.01.29 | by Ross Dixon, Communications & Development Director | in Events

In Victoria and Vancouver: We have teamed up with renowned wildlife photographer John E Marriott to present an evening of Tall Tales, Long Lenses and Wildlife Conservation. Don’t miss it…

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Events: Tall Tales, Long Lenses and Wildlife Conservation with John E. Marriott

Tall Tales, Long Lenses, Book cover by John E. Marriot

Published on 2018.01.26 | by Ross Dixon, Communications & Development Director | in Events

Join renowned wildlife photographer John E. Marriott and the Raincoast Conservation Foundation for an evening of inspiring stories about BC’s wildlife and its conservation. February 20th and 21st in Victoria and Vancouver, John will share stories and photographs from his latest book…

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At Sea: the Secret Lives of Marine Birds

A closeup of an eagle with snowflakes resting on their head.

Published on 2017.10.03 | by Raincoast | in Events

Join Killam Postdoctoral Fellow and Raincoast Scientist, Dr. Caroline Fox for a photo presentation of her research and award winning book.
“At Sea, the Secret Lives of Marine Birds” October 5th, 7:00 pm…

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Celebrating wild salmon conservation with Michael Snyder, April Bencze and guests

A Raincoast scientist walks through the tall grass to get to the shores of the Lower Fraser for salmon testing.

Published on 2017.09.08 | by Raincoast | in Events

Join us September 13th at Patagonia Vancouver for food, music, photography and stories that celebrate the foundation of the coast. Music by Rick Buckman Coe. Stories by April Bencze. Photos and more by Michael Snyder ….

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Film screening and discussion of Trophy on Wednesday

Trophy the movie

Published on 2017.04.23 | by Ross Dixon, Communications & Development Director | in Events

The trophy hunt is particularly on our minds at this time of year as the Spring hunt opens across British Columbia. Join us on Wednesday 26th for this screening and panel discussion…

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