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All of Raincoast’s published popular reports and books.


Raincoast’s review of Enbridge’s Northern Gateway ESA

Published on 2012.05.29 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

Raincoast’s review of Enbridge’s Northern Gateway Environmental Impact Statement is available in report format…

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Is BC’s chum fishery sustainable?

Published on 2012.05.28 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

Raincoast and three other BC ENGO’s have critiqued the proposal by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) to certify BC’s chum salmon fishery as sustainable…

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The Will of the Land

Published on 2011.04.13 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

Peter Dettling’s new book “The Will of the Land” takes an important look at wolves and grizzlies in the region of Banff National Park. Peter is a remarkable photographer and advocate for wildlife. The foreward is written by Raincoast’s Dr. Paul Paquet…

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Cougars: BC’s neglected carnivores

Published on 2011.01.19 | by Raincoast | in Backgrounders, Reports & Books

In anticipation of a provincial management plan for cougars, Raincoast released the report on our neglected carnivore:

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Is BC’s pink salmon fishery sustainable?

Published on 2011.01.10 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

Raincoast and three other BC ENGO’s have critiqued the proposal by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) to certify BC’s commercial pink salmon fishery as sustainable.

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What’s at stake? The cost of oil on British Columbia’s priceless coast

What's at Stake Report Cover

Published on 2010.03.27 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

What’s at Stake is based on 5 years of marine surveys on the BC coast, but puts this region in a broader ecological context.

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Predictive Marine Mammal Modeling for Queen Charlotte Basin, BC

Published on 2010.01.27 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

Raincoast conducted 5 years of marine surveys on cetaceans, pinnipeds and seabirds. This report summarizes the analysis completed by Duke University’s Geospatial Ecology Lab in 2009.

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Abstract: paleolimnology workshop

paleolimnology workshop photo of someone measuring a core.

Published on 2009.07.23 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

A two-day workshop in 2008 reviewed sediment core studies conducted in sockeye salmon lakes in BC, Alaska, and the US Pacific Northwest..

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Raincoast Wolves posterchild

Published on 2009.07.22 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

BC’s unique coastal wolves grace the cover of the Journal of Biogeography.  The current issue features work by Raincoast scientists that concludes BC coastal wolves should be considered a distinct management unit (ESU) that warrant conservation. Journal of Biogeography    Volume 36, Issue 8, 2009.

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Review of British Columbia’s Wildlife Act

Published on 2008.09.28 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

This is a response to the Ministry of Environment’s review of the Wildlife Act in 2007.  It was submitted by the Sierra Legal Defense Fund (now EcoJustice) and University of Victoria’s Environmental Law Clinic on behalf of Raincoast Conservation Foundation and a coalition of BC ENGO’s. Download the pdf

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The Last Wild Wolves (2007)

Published on 2008.09.18 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

The last wild Wolves: Ghosts of the Great Bear Rainforest (2007). By Ian McAllister and Raincoast’s Dr. Chris Darimont, with foreword by Raincoast’s Dr. Paul Paquet. Published by Greystone Books. 100% of Darimont and Paquet’s revenues were donated to the Qqs Society in support of science and cultural youth camps at Koeye.

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Juvenile Salmon Migration Mapping Report

Published on 2008.01.30 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

Raincoast investigated juvenile salmon habitat use along BC’s central coast in order to identify primary migration routes. This is a year-one report. Juvenile Salmon Migration Mapping Report

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