clack-creek-slider-size-2019-05-02_16-23-28Support the Expansion of the Mt Elphinstone Park - Save the Clack Creek Gallery Forest (A93884) Status - Critical.  It is part of the proposed expanded Mt. Elphinstone Park and provides critical connectivity between the existing 'island' parks #2 and #3. Only by preventing this logging do we get to keep an intact ecosystem in place. The province has agreed to undertake an Elphinstone Land Use Plan with the shíshálh Nation and the SCRD yet the Ministry of Forests says: “Resource management and use are expected to continue during modernized land use planning, including forest development …” ‘Forest development’ means LOGGING and specifically the Clack Creek Forest (A93884). The contentious forest blocks (one of which is the Clack Creek Forest) that triggered this Land Use Plan are the very ones that the province, through BC Timber Sales, are targeting for logging before planning has even begun! The SCRD supports protection of Clack Creek Gallery Forest (A93884), here’s why you should as well...

Save the Clack Creek Gallery Forest

Clack Creek Forest Needs a Miracle and miracles have been known to happen.

Clack Creek Forest Needs a Miracle and miracles have been known to happen.

Clack Creek Forest Needs a Miracle and miracles have been known to happen. Today (January 24, 2020), a crowd of up to 120 people stood along Sunshine Coast Hwy 101 in unity to oppose the BC Timber Sales (an arm of the Ministry of Forests) and the NDP government’s push to proceed on logging The […]

Stand With The Clack Creek Forest-Friday-Jan-24-2020

Stand With The Clack Creek Forest-Friday-Jan-24-2020

Stand Up for The Clack Creek Forest event this Friday (January 24th) from 2-4 pm. Community Protest to send a strong message back to BC Timber Sales and the NDP that we’re still united on conservation of this Mature Intact Forest. Meet at the B & K Rd at Highway 101. Turn onto the B […]

Protect the Taylor River Valley as a Fisheries Sensitive Watershed

Protect the Taylor River Valley as a Fisheries Sensitive Watershed

PRESS RELEASE June 21, 2019 CALL FOR TAYLOR RIVER TO BECOME A FISHERIES SENSITIVE WATERSHED Elphinstone Logging Focus (ELF) calls on the B.C. government to begin the process of designating the Taylor River Valley as a Fisheries Sensitive Watershed (FSW) due to overwhelming evidence that this river is a significant contributor to the Sproat Lake […]

BC Timber Sales logging of Schmidt Creek old-growth imperils orca habitat

BC Timber Sales logging of Schmidt Creek old-growth imperils orca habitat

For Immediate Release – October 29, 2019 BC Timber Sales logging of Schmidt Creek old-growth imperils orca habitat On July 4, 2019, BC Timber Sales responded to an April 12th letter written by Victoria based environmental lawyer Mr. Matthew Nefstead, alleging that a timber sale approved in the Schmidt Creek Watershed on Vancouver Island, did […]

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Video – 1000 Hearts for Clack Creek Forest

Media Release – and Video – On Saturday October 19th, Sunshine Coast residents secured more than 1,000 felt hearts onto trees in the threatened Clack Creek Forest – the critical central zone of the proposed Mt. Elphinstone Provincial Park expansion. The expansion of this 140 ha fragmented park to a unified and ecologically robust 2,000 […]

BC Timber Sales Preparing Dakota Valley for Extensive Old-Growth Logging

Press Release – September 3, 2019 BC Timber Sales Preparing Dakota Valley for Extensive Old-Growth Logging The BC government, through its logging agency BC Timber Sales (BCTS), is reopening a logging road leading into the Dakota Valley (Sunshine Coast) for a major old-growth logging operation. The valley has had a moratorium in place to help […]

Help Protect the Last of the Old Growth and Natural Mt. Elphinstone Forests!

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