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Sechelt elder arrested with Sunshine Coast logging protesters

Sechelt elder arrested with Sunshine Coast logging protesters

Recently Published by The Aboriginal Multi-Media Society (AMMSA) and refers to the December 2012 arrests of  79-year-old shÌsh·lh nation (Sechelt) elder Xwu’p’a’lich (Barb Higgins) and others in the Wilson Creek Forest on the Sunshine Coast near Roberts Creek and Sechelt, BC Canada (update here with pictures of Barb and the arrests The BC and Yukon’s Aboriginal […]

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R.I.P. Wilson Creek Forest ~ December 2012

An ELF (Elphinstone Logging Focus) 2012 Year End Update

What we all saw was that a community can come together, rise up, contribute and say no to the status quo – that wholesale logging of our forests without managing for the community’s interests is unacceptable. You are part of a growing group that recognizes the value in protecting these forests as a lasting legacy […]

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Old-growth tree people unite...

Our local forests: Never give up – As the Wilson Creek forest falls to logging…

Our local forests: Never give up Another wonderful article by Heather Conn… As the Wilson Creek forest falls to logging, I am reminded of the simple message: “Never give up.” Otherwise, a person loses heart, a community crumbles, dreams disappear. When it seems like no one is listening and no one cares, don’t despair. There will […]

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CBC TV News Coverage of Wilson Creek Forest Arrests

CBC Television News To Cover the Wilson Creek Forest Protests 11pm Tonight

CBC Television News Covers the Wilson Creek Forest Protests 11pm Tonight For coverage on the logging arrests in the Wilson Creek Forest go to: http://www.917coastfm.com/coast_news/news/Local/2012/12/04/Another-Anti-Logging-Demonstration-in-Sechelt To watch a 16min. YouTube video of the peaceful protest and eventual arrests, click on the video below: This could be the very first time that a B.C. based Community […]

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Dear SSCF chair and president Glen Bonderud – are you willing to consider the following changes

Dear SSCF chair and president Glen Bonderud –  are you willing to consider the following changes Published With Permission by Heather Conn, Roberts Creek, BC – heatherconnblogs.com Dec. 9, 2012 Dear Sunshine Coast Community Forest chair and president Glen Bonderud: In light of the recent logging in Wilson Creek Forest and resulting protests and arrests, I […]

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The Big Lie – disappointment with the leadership provided by the SCPI board…

The Big Lie – disappointment with the leadership provided by the SCPI board… Sechelt Community Projects Inc Unit C – 5588 Inlet Avenue PO Box 215 Sechelt, British Columbia V0N 3A0 Attention: Glen Bonderud – Chairman & President SCPI Dear Glen, I am writing to express my disappointment with the leadership provided by the SCPI […]

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