Category Spotlight

26 Jan

Have Your Say: BC’s Biodiversity and Ecosystem Health Framework

The BC government wants feedback on the recently released draft Biodiversity and Ecosystem Health Framework. Read on to find out what this means and why does it matter for our wild salmon and the Skeena Watershed.

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23 Jan

Event: Quantum Leaps – Girls talk Science & Tech!

This conference is a unique opportunity for young women to learn, engage, and be empowered to pursue their passions in science and technology. Whether you're considering a career in healthcare, environmental science, or tech, you'll find inspiration and guidance from our panelists and fellow attendees.

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23 Jan

Salmon, The Masters of Adaptation

SkeenaWild's Director of Science Dr. Michael Price's latest research with Simon Fraser University goes back in time to look at how salmon have been adapting to our changing climate, and why there's hope for Skeena salmon.

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22 Jan

Sima Festival: Wintering Together

Join us for SkeenaWild Film Fest 'Best of the Fest' Sima Edition and Eco-Explorer Workshop.

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19 Dec

The 2023 SkeenaWild Annual Report Is Out Now

Over the last 12 months, SkeenaWild, our collaborators, and many of you in our communities have contributed to many accomplishments benefiting the Skeena Watershed and its salmon and steelhead. These include a reduction on the impacts of fisheries and an increase in Indigenous-led land use planning initiatives and habitat protection efforts. These proactive approaches not only protect critical habitats but also foster sustainable development and job opportunities for local communities.

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12 Dec

And the winners of the 2023 SkeenaWild Film and Photo Festival are…

After two sold-out events in Terrace and multiple screenings in communities across Northwest B.C. - Kitimat, Smithers, Prince Rupert and Haida Gwaii, the festival is now online. Screening attendees voted on their favourite films and photos, and subsequently, voting opened up to the general public for a week. Now, voting has closed, the votes have been counted and we can now reveal that the winners of each category are...

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28 Nov

SkeenaWild comments on Environmental Assessment for the Ksi Lisims LNG Project proposed for the Nass estuary.

We recently submitted our comments on the Environmental Assessment for the proposed Ksi Lisims LNG - Natural Gas Liquefaction and Marine Terminal Project (Ksi Lisims LNG). Read on to see our comments on how this project impacts our wild salmon, their habitats, and Canada’s climate targets.

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31 Oct

Mining Updates

October has been a busy month for BC mining. Here we give you a quick run down of what’s been happening.

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20 Oct

The SkeenaWild Film & Photo Festival is coming to Terrace!

SkeenaWild is thrilled to host the 12th annual Film & Photo Festival in Terrace on November 18, 2023, at Sherwood. You can find the list of finalists, tickets and information on the event on this page. After the November 18 event, the link to vote for your favourite films and photos will open. The SWFF celebrates original short films, features, youth films, and photographs submitted by Northern B.C. residents and people from around the world who love exploring this incredible melting pot of stories, visions and perspectives that shines a light on the wonder of the Skeena Watershed.

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21 Sep

Farewell, Christine and Welcome Marie, Alice, and Kait!​

We bid a fond farewell to our cherished team member, Christine Slanz, and warmly welcome our new colleagues, Marie, Alice, and Kait, who are joining our team to help carryout the critical work SkeenaWild does.

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