Clayoquot Sound . . . Keep it Wild!
The health of the global environment depends on intact ecosystems.
We act as peaceful and courageous advocates for all marine and terrestrial life in Clayoquot Sound. »Read More
Join our presenters for TED-style presentations as lawyer Drew Mildon walks us through the legal implications of the Tsilhqot’in decision, then film maker Nitanis Desjarlais speaks about her experiences at the site of the Mount Polley crisis, and Eli Enns shares the Tla-o-qui-aht Tribal Parks vision and how that ties to both Tsilhqot’in and mining in Clayoquot Sound. As a recent addition Mayor Josie Osborne will also be speaking to the topic of Tsilhqot’in!» Read More
FOCS publishes a free bi-annual news letter with updates on our campaigns, education about the sound, and some handy ways to take action. This issue includes an advisory about Interfor’s new plans in Clayoquot, some of the mining history in the sound, and some words from our summer intern.» Read More
A tailings dam burst on Aug. 4 at Imperial Metals’ Mount Polley copper-gold mine in Interior BC, spewing 24 million cubic metres of toxic mine effluent into the Quesnel River system. Imperial Metals is the company considering two mines in the Clayoquot Sound UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Could a similar environmental catastrophe happen here?» Read More