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Come experience the Kitlope – the next hunting tenure where we plan to safeguard coastal carnivores

A bear stands in the long grass on the shores of the Kitlope.

Published on 2020.06.11 | by Raincoast | in Events

On June 17 from 7-8pm Pacific, join Raincoast’s Brian Falconer and Alex Harris to find out how the Safeguarding Coastal Carnivores campaign is progressing, and hear stories from Brian, who has long been involved in protecting the Kitlope.

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Coastal Insights: Raincoast’s education program goes live

Salish Sea Emerging Stewards stand together on a gulf island.

Published on 2020.05.12 | by Nate Glickman, Education & Outreach Associate & Maureen Vo, Education and Development Coordinator | in Events

Spring marks the anticipated shift in seasons; as the days get longer, new shoots emerge and bird songs become a welcome daily tune. Typically, it represents an exciting time for Raincoast science teams with the start of our busy field season and work throughout iconic regions of British Columbia’s coast. The Achiever takes to BC’s […]

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Stories from the Magic Canoe, Victoria on November 21st

Stories From the Magic Canoe of Wa'xaid, by Cecil Paul.

Published on 2019.10.25 | by Raincoast | in Events

This November we are inviting you to an evening conversation with author Briony Penn, Raincoast’s Brian Falconer, and photographer Alex Harris, hosted by CBC’s Bob McDonald. They’ll share stories about one of North America’s most important Indigenous leaders, Wa’xaid, Cecil Paul and the watershed he helped protect. Find this event on Facebook. November 21st, UVic […]

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BC Bear Day photography exhibit

Close up of a painting of a golden grizzly.

Published on 2019.09.20 | by Raincoast | in Events

As part of BC Bear Day – this Sunday in North Vancouver – you can view a fantastic collection of wildlife photography that will, of course, include BC Bears. You can take a sneak peak below, and we hope you can view them in person.  The event is hosted in the stunning heritage status Pipe-Shop, […]

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Co-existence a focus for this year’s BC Bear Day

Grizzly bear sits in the water, for BC Bear Day, Vancouver 2019, with sponsor logos at the bottom.

Published on 2019.08.22 | by Ross Dixon, Communications & Development Director | in Events

whether you bring your family for the afternoon, or join us in the evening, mark your calendar for the 22nd September and the Pipe-Shop in North Vancouver. Bears deserve the opportunity to co-exist and this is your opportunity to play a part…

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Join Raincoast and Surfrider on the beach this summer

End of summer beach clean up.

Published on 2019.08.21 | by Kylie Hill | in Events

Join us at Ross Bay, Victoria, Saturday August 24th, 11am to 1pm. From a young age, I was always drawn to the water. To me, it was more than just an essential resource, but a source of joy as I investigated intertidal zones and played in the waves. As time has passed, I found myself […]

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One night only – Patagonia’s Artifishal screening at the University of Victoria

Artifishal, the movie by Patagonia, showing at Cinecenta at UVic.

Published on 2019.08.15 | by Raincoast | in Events

Join us on Tuesday, August 27, at 7:00 pm for a film screening of Patagonia’s documentary, Artifishal, at the University of Victoria’s Cinecenta theatre located in the Student Union Building. Artifishal examines the harmful effects hatcheries…

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Panel: the future of killer whale recovery

Killer Whales in the foreground and text: Victoria April 18 Panel

Published on 2019.03.12 | by Raincoast | in Events

Through the support of Stream of Consciousness, you can join us on April 18th, either in person or by streaming the event free online. Hosted by CBC’s Bob McDonald, the evening will feature a panel of experts who will be open to questions from the live audience and viewers online.

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One Shot for Coastal Carnivores set to open at Audain Art Museum in Whistler

One Shot for Coastal Carnivores, in Whistler at Audain Art Museum.

Published on 2018.11.19 | by Raincoast | in Events

This December the last showing of our One shot for Coastal Carnivores photography exhibit will open at the Audain Art Museum in Whistler, Saturday 8th December. We will announce some exciting news about our efforts with Coastal First Nations to permanently end commercial trophy hunting in…

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Join Raincoast in Victoria to view this unique exhibit and help us stop commercial trophy hunting

One Shot for Coastal Carnivores comes to the Robert Bateman Centre in Victoria in November.

Published on 2018.10.31 | by Ross Dixon, Communications & Development Director | in Events

The Bateman Centre will serve as a backdrop for this unique photography collection with contributions from April Bencze, Tavish Campbell, Karen Cooper, Colleen Gara, Bertie Gregory, Melissa Groo, Brad Hill, John Marriott, Cristina Mittermeier…

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Coastal carnivore conservation in the Pacific Northwest – The Collective, Seattle

A Grizzly bear looms close up in the background - The Collective logo in the foreground.

Published on 2018.10.30 | by Maureen Vo, Education and Development Coordinator | in Events

Proceeds from the event will help secure a fourth commercial trophy hunting tenure, the Nadeaa tenure, that will add protection in the Great Bear Rainforest…

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A night to celebrate women in conservation

Women in Conservation, One Shot for Coastal Carnivores.

Published on 2018.10.24 | by Ilona Mihalik, Research Associate | in Events

Join us at the Robert Bateman Centre to learn from, engage and celebrate female Indigenous partners, scientists, journalists, business owners, and philanthropists supporting conservation efforts to safeguard coastal carnivores of British Columbia…

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