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Summer Student Job Posting: GIS Technician & Field Assistant

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We are looking for someone who fits the requirements for a Canada Summer Student position with Watershed Watch as our GIS Technician and Field Assistant. Full details are below: Job Title: GIS Technician and Field Assistant Tasks and Responsibilities: The …

Flood Protection: Everyone Needs a Safe Place to Live

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We need flood protection to safeguard our homes and communities from rising water levels, but did you know that some flood protection can be damaging to wild salmon and their habitat? What are floodgates? Floodgates are typically installed where the …

Another big win for wild salmon at LMLGA!

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Wild salmon have had another major win! After receiving over 200 letters of encouragement, local governments of over 33 municipalities on the lower mainland passed a resolution to improve fish habitat impacted by flood control at the Lower Mainland Local …

Local Governments Voted Against Open Net-pen Salmon Farms at AVICC

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It’s a moment to celebrate! Local representatives from communities on Vancouver Island and the Sunshine Coast voted NO to open net-pen fish farms and YES to protecting wild salmon. This weekend at the annual meeting of the Association of Vancouver …

SUCCESS! You helped vote out fish farms at AVICC

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You did it! Thanks to your efforts, your local representatives voted NO to open net-pen fish farms and YES to protecting wild salmon at the Association of Vancouver Island and Coastal Communities convention. This is a major win! Now these …