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Environmental groups suspend further work with Resolute Forest Products under Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement
May 21, 2013
Commitment to ongoing work with other forestry companies remains strong
Eby and Heyman To Get Tanker Campaign Bump on BC Election Weekend
May 10, 2013
Inspired by the position taken by the NDP opposing the Enbridge and Kinder Morgan pipelines and the carbon tax Tzeporah Berman and Ben West are calling on volunteers to join them going door to door...
Pipeline opponents face off with new Enbridge CEO
May 8, 2013
Opposition remains strong as federal review winds down
Environmental groups sue BC for breaking forestry law
May 2, 2013
"It’s about time that the province put some teeth into environmental protection. We’re going to court to press for that,” said Valerie Langer of ForestEthics Solutions.
More Major Brands Limit Their Use of Sustainable Forestry Initiative (SFI) Label
Apr 30, 2013
Office Depot, Southwest Airlines, and others add to growing corporate trend away from SFI
Uncertainty, Lack of Scientific Evidence Plague Enbridge Project
Apr 23, 2013
Nikki Skuce: “We need a government who will listen to the science, apply the precautionary principle and stand up for our coast and fisheries.”
NDP Opposition to Kinder Morgan Pipeline Great News on Earth Day
Apr 22, 2013
“Taking a stance against the Kinder Morgan pipeline proposal is a fantastic way for Adrian Dix and the NDP to commemorate Earth Day,” said Ben West
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More Brands Dump Sustainable Forest Initiative’s Paper Certification Program
May 2, 2013
The Triple Pundit: "SFI can indulge in all the legalese it wants–but SFI’s ties with pulp and paper companies leave it with a huge perception problem. Instead of hiring lawyers, SFI should start by...
Oil pipeline expansion battle looms
Apr 21, 2013
"This is a risk not worth taking," said Todd Paglia of ForestEthics. "People feel very strongly that this is not the future of British Columbia, that it's too much risk to put the salmon and the...
The Tyranny of the Tar Sands
Apr 18, 2013
Clayton Ruby, renowned Canadian lawyer and ForestEthics Advocacy board Chair, writes "Whose interests is the Harper government serving? Not yours and not mine."
Public Action Making Headway in Stopping 'Dinosaur Industries'
Feb 4, 2013
Todd Paglia, Executive Director: "We in Bellingham are on the front line of a question the whole nation must ask: should we invest in these industries of the past?"
Great Bear Rainforest needs both protection and a new economy
Jan 22, 2013
Opinion: Carbon credits generated from improved forests management meet the test Recently there have been criticisms that the carbon stored in trees set aside from logging in the Great Bear...
How First Nations and eco-groups won over Shell in B.C.
Jan 5, 2013
“The message is clear the community won’t stand for dirty energy projects,” says Karen Tam Wu
Klappan region permanently off-limits to gas exploration, B.C. announces
Dec 18, 2012
Karen Tam Wu: "Days like today are few and far between...It's a big deal when small communities can stand up to one of the biggest corporations in the world and win."
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Report on BC Conservation: Drawing the Line
Feb 20, 2013
Findings from ForestEthics Solutions show gaping holes in the province's conservation
Tar Sands Report: Not For Sale
Feb 6, 2013
Increasing BC’s slice of oil revenues wouldn’t compensate for the costs of oil spills, fuel hikes and the impacts of climate change.
New Enbridge Report: Pipelines and Promises
Dec 10, 2012
A summary of missing Enbridge evidence during the pipeline hearings, highlighting the lack of information provided by the energy giant.
Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipelines: A Dead-End Investment
Oct 2, 2012
Investor report exploring the risks Canada faces if it moves forward Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline and tanker project
Infographic: In British Columbia, salmon economy creates double the jobs at fraction of carbon costs
Sep 21, 2012
New report shows that oil and gas projects are heavy on carbon emissions, light on job creation
Tar Sands Refineries: Communities at Risk
Sep 17, 2012
New report warns of health risks from US tar sands refineries
Who Benefits? An investigation of foreign investment in tar sands
May 10, 2012
New briefing report by ForestEthics Advocacy calls into question the true beneficiaries of Harper’s pro-oil policies
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Prince Rupert Ad: Pipeline de-Railed?
Dec 12, 2012
The following ad by ForestEthics Advocacy ran in the Prince Rupert Northern View. Learn more about CN's proposed project.
Advertisement challenging sweeping China-Canada trade agreement
Oct 29, 2012
Ad in the Ottawa Citizen questions the FIPA trade agreement and its implications for Canadian sovereignty
Ad: British Columbia's coast is priceless
Sep 25, 2012
Our way of saying 'thanks' to all municipalities and political leaders who have stood up for BC's coast
Ad: BC government could protect Sacred Headwaters and salmon economy permanently
Jul 18, 2012
The British Columbia government is trying to promote its jobs creation plan. But allowing Shell to frack in the pristine Sacred Headwaters would not only be bad for the environment, it would also...
The Sacred Headwaters ads that Shell didn't want you to see
Dec 8, 2011
Sometimes censorship speaks louder than words.
USA Today ads: Dole and Chiquita, drop tar sands fuel
Aug 17, 2011
Ads call on companies to reject extreme fossil fuels from Canada's tar sands, embrace cleaner transportation; Chiquita has since cleaned up its act
Advertisement: Running on Empty
Mar 3, 2011
ForestEthics and environmental groups are calling on the BC government to prioritize the ecological integrity of our parks and protected areas
Ad: Proposed changes to LEED aren't just in the fine print
Oct 7, 2010
US Green Building Council’s proposed gutting of LEED certification standard challenged in full-page ad
Montreal Gazette ad - Get Shell out of the Sacred Headwaters
Sep 1, 2010
Three of BC's greatest salmon rivers run from this place...So should Shell
Exxon Anniversary Ad
Mar 23, 2010
A big oil spill was Exxon's gift to Alaska. B.C. can expect the same from Enbridge.
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Our Commitment to Boreal Forest Protection: Stronger than Resolute
May 21, 2013
From our Executive Director, Todd Paglia: "Creating a win-win between logging companies and environmentalists isn’t easy-–but we have done it. Many Times."
Tesla's Elon Musk leaves Zuckerberg’s Pro-Tar Sands Lobby. I Swoon.
May 20, 2013
CEO of electric carmaker Tesla, Elon Musk, is an outspoken proponent of a clean energy future. And his actions follow his words.
“A few people can pull together a powerful and impactful action”: Meet Matthijs Westera, Dutch Activist
May 20, 2013
I'm a PhD Student in linguistics and philosophy at the University of Amsterdam, in The Netherlands. I investigate how we understand what someone actually means based on what one literally says. When...
BC Election - What Happened and Where Do We Go From Here?
May 15, 2013
"The environmental movement successfully made pipelines an issue all the parties were fighting to show they cared about."
Tar Sands Be Warned: Sierra Club Joins ForestEthics, And We’re Persuading Your Biggest Customers
May 14, 2013
With the Sierra Club at our side, we’re going to insist that America's favorite beverage companies help us stop the tar sands nightmare.
BC Election: Choose Candidates that Work With Social Movements for People and the Planet
May 13, 2013
British Columbia's elections tomorrow: "vote for the candidates and the party most likely to say 'yes' to green jobs and say 'no' to bad ideas like the Enbridge and Kinder Morgan pipelines."
Enbridge Shareholder Meeting in Calgary, Where the Wild West Lives On
May 10, 2013
"Wild West mentality it still alive and well [at Enbridge's AGM]: where the land needs to be tamed at any cost, and where the cowboys are still fighting the Indians."
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