Grant Name:

British Columbia Mining Reform

  • Date Awarded:
    Sep 2008
  • Amount:
  • Term:
    15 months
  • Grant ID:
  • Funding Area:
    Environmental Conservation

To reform the conventional approach to mining exploration and development to reduce the impacts on British Columbia's wild salmon ecosystems, including the Taku, Stikine and Skeena watersheds. This will be accomplished by assisting the senior First Nation leadership to obtain a public commitment from the BC government that development will be undertaken on aboriginal territories only with their fully informed consent and compelling evidence of environmental safety.

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May 2015 Supporting the PNA Fishery to Maintain its MSC Certification Environmental Conservation 26 months $290,000
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