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All of Raincoast’s published popular reports and books.


Special Committee on Sustainable Aquaculture – Final Report Volume 1

Published on 2007.05.16 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

Report to the Government of British Columbia from the Government-appointed Special Committee on Sustainable Aquaculture, volume 1. The Legislative Assembly of British Columbia. ISBN 978-0-7726-5787-9 SPSA Final Report Vol 1

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Special Committe on Sustainable Aquaculture – Final Report – Volume 2

Published on 2007.04.16 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

Report to the Government of British Columbia from the Government-appointed Special Committee on Sustainable Aquaculture, volume 2. The Legislative Assembly of British Columbia. ISBN 978-0-7726-5787-9 Appendix – Economic Impact Study SPSA Final Vol 2

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Small Streams Survey Report (2006)

Small Stream Surveys report cover overlayed on a black and white photo of a small forest stream.

Published on 2007.03.29 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

This report documents 127 previously undocumented salmon-bearing streams surveyed on BC’s central coast between 2003-2006 in Heiltsuk Territory. Small Streams Survey Report (PDF) Summary Small stream surveys were carried out by members of the Heiltsuk Nation, volunteers, and staff of Raincoast Conservation Foundation between September 2003 and October 2006. Our objective was to document salmon […]

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Juvenile Salmon Migration Mapping: A Pilot Study in Roscoe Inlet

Published on 2007.03.27 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

The purpose of this pilot study was to investigate whether it is feasible to undertake a large-scale juvenile salmon migration mapping project on the central coast. View the report in .PDF

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Salmon in the Great Bear Rainforest

Published on 2007.02.01 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

This popular summary gives an overview of the importance of salmon in the ecosystem and Raincoast’s work to protect the abundance and diversity of salmon. Salmon in the Great Bear Rainforest

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Death by a Thousand Cuts: The importance of small streams on British Columbia’s central and north coasts (2005)

Published on 2007.01.01 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

This report describes the role of small salmon runs in the overall structure and genetics of salmon populations. It is a response to the increased effort of federal monitoring of large salmon-bearing streams, at the expense and health of small runs. Death by a thousand cuts

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Wayward Course: British Columbia’s Failure to Meet Protected Areas Standards for Grizzlies

Published on 2005.09.06 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

British Columbia Fails to Meet Protected Areas Standards for the Conservation of Grizzly Bear (Ursus arctos) Populations and Habitat in the Northern Great Bear Rainforest. Dr. Brian L. Horejsi and Dr. Barrie K. Gilbert Wayward Course

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A critical assessment of the BC Central Coast Land & Resource Management Plan

Published on 2004.03.01 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

This report is a critical assessment of protection for key wildlife & salmon habitats under the proposed BC Central Coast Land & Resource Management Plan undertaken by Dr. Paul Paquet, Dr. Chris Darimont, Dr. John Nelson and Katrina Bennett. The analysis focuses on salmon habitat, wolf homesites and deer winter range. The findings indicate that […]

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Scientific Criteria for Evaluation and Establishment of Grizzly Bear Management Areas (2004)

Published on 2004.02.01 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

Grizzly Bear Management Areas (GBMAs) have been a focal part of the British Columbia (BC) government’s Grizzly Bear Conservation Strategy since 1995, and the BC government’s Independent Scientific Panel again recommended in 2003 that they be implemented with provisions to maintain connectivity between populations. In order to develop a conservation biology based model for a […]

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Scientific Criteria for Evaluation and Establishment of GBMAs: Exec Summary

Published on | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

Executive summary and recommendations only. View the report in .PDF

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Crossroads: Economics, Policy and the Future of Grizzly Bears in British Columbia (2004)

Published on 2003.06.01 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

Crossroads assembles a wide range of information from a variety of sources to present an overview of an important component of BC’s economy. The information and analysis relate to revenue figures for those industries relying on the presence of grizzly bears: grizzly hunting (as a component of guide outfitting) and grizzly viewing (as a component […]

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Preliminary Modeling of Deer Winter Range in Heiltsuk Territory of the Central Coast of British Columbia (2003)

Published on 2003.01.01 | by Raincoast | in Reports & Books

The Raincoast Wolf Project has modeled winter range habitat for deer in Heiltsuk Territory on the Central Coast. Habitat that is important for deer is also important for wolves, other large predators, and human hunters of deer.

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