Archive for ‘Watersheds’

Photography for Conservation: Join us in London!

October 10, 2019 11:46 AM
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We are thrilled to present an event hosted jointly by the IC Environmental Society, the International League of Conservation Photographers, the Grantham Institute, the Natural History Museum of London, Wildscreen UK and IC Photosoc. Three brilliant conservation photographers will join us at Imperial College to speak about their work using the power of photography in […]

Conservation Win! The Peel Watershed is Protected

August 08, 2019 12:42 PM
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The Peel Watershed Regional Land Use Plan was signed August 2019, protecting the Peel Watershed! The Peel Watershed is a large (over 24,000 square miles) and remote area located in the North-East of Canada‚Äôs Yukon Territory. It consists of 6 major rivers that all merge into the Peel, which then flows into the Mackenzie River […]

Historic Agreement to Protect the Great Bear Rainforest

February 02, 2016 11:19 AM
by / Topics: Development, Events, Fisheries, Freshwater, Marine, Mountains, People and Culture, Rainforests, Watersheds, Wildlife / Comments Off on Historic Agreement to Protect the Great Bear Rainforest

An area larger than Vancouver Island will be conserved and set aside from forestry well into the future.

Development Halted in the Sacred Headwaters

May 05, 2015 03:11 AM
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After a decade of fighting, all major development has halted in the Sacred Headwaters.