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Qat’muk protection funding heralded

The Ktunaxa Nation has received approval from Environment and Climate Change Canada for funding to work toward developing an Indigenous Protected and Conserved Area, up…

Local groups celebrate Jumbo decision

Wildsight and the Jumbo Creek Conservation Society are celebrating a win for the Jumbo Valley following a B.C. Court of Appeal ruling August 6. The…

Not a wise use of a public trust

Letter to the Editor Regarding the Retallack & Yaqan Nukiy backcountry proposal I would like to respond to this proposal for recreational use of a…

New wildfire northwest of Kimberley

The BC Wildfire Service (BCWS) is reporting four new lightning-caused wildfires since yesterday, with the largest one (.6 hectare) in the White Creek drainage between…

Go Wild! returns this summer

Wildsight’s Go Wild! is offering two youth leadership adventures this summer, taking 14 to 18-year-olds on six-day wilderness backpacking trips into our wild backyards in the…