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Cougars: British Columbia’s Neglected Carnivore

Published on 2011.02.09 | by Chris Genovali, Executive Director | in For the coast, In the News

The Huffington Post
by Chris Genovali

BC holds extensive tracts of large carnivore habitat that provide core areas of vital ground for all indigenous wide-ranging carnivores, including cougars…

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The bloody lesson of the Whistler sled dog slaughter

Published on 2011.02.07 | by Chris Genovali, Executive Director | in For the coast, In the News

By Chris Genovali, The Guardian
British Columbia’s premier has taken a strong line on this dog cull. But what about the routine horrors of trophy hunting in BC?

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Concern over sled dogs should include all animals

Published on 2011.02.05 | by Chris Genovali, Executive Director | in For the coast, In the News

As long as trophy hunts still exist, the province’s stance is hypocritical

By Chris Genovali, Times Colonist

The outrage over the killing of 100 sled dogs in Whistler is an important sign a significant number of people are still in touch with a clear sense of right and wrong…

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Kochs Invade Canada

Published on 2011.01.21 | by Chris Genovali, Executive Director | in For the coast, In the News

The Huffington Post
January 21, 2011
By Chris Genovali

After losing their fight for Proposition 23 in California, one might have hoped the world would be safe from oil-rich climate deniers Charles and David Koch for a little while. But unfortunately their misinformation campaign is drifting over the border into Ontario, Canada…

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Smooth Sailing for Oil Tankers?

Oil tanker in BC waters

Published on 2010.12.25 | by Raincoast | in For the coast, In the News

CounterPunch

Christmas Weekend Edition December 24-26, 2010

By Chris Genovali and Misty MacDuffee

Recently, British Columbia MP (Member of Parliament) Gary Lunn asserted that professionals should be left to decide on oil tanker routes for the Enbridge Northern Gateway Project…

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Pipeline proponents see smooth sailing

Oil tanker in BC waters

Published on 2010.12.24 | by Raincoast | in For the coast, In the News

Gulf Islands Driftwood
Published: December 22, 2010
By Chris Genovali and Misty MacDuffee

This past week, Saanich-Gulf Islands MP Gary Lunn asserted that professionals should be left to decide on tanker routes for the Enbridge Northern Gateway Project…

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Including wildlife in fisheries management just makes sense

A close up of a grizzly eating a salmon with his paws

Published on 2010.12.01 | by Raincoast | in For the coast, In the News

The Northern View
Published: November 30, 2010
By Chris Genovali and Misty MacDuffee

As this year’s returning wild salmon headed upstream, scientists spawned a game-changing idea about how taking less salmon might bring more benefits to ecosystems and economies…

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Message In A Bottle

Published on 2010.11.12 | by Chris Genovali, Executive Director | in For the coast, In the News

Island Tides, November 11, 2010

As part of an effort to understand ocean currents, and how they would influence the movement of a potential oil spill, scientists from IOS recently teamed up with the Gitga’at and Raincoast to drop ‘drift’ bottles…

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Top Carnivore

Published on 2010.11.02 | by Raincoast | in For the coast, In the News

Seaside Times
November 2010

By Chris Genovali

As Raincoast Conservation Foundation’s senior scientist, Dr. Paul Paquet plays a crucial role in our research and conservation efforts…

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