Monthly Archives: June 2009

ALEXANDRA MORTON NEWS: WE REALLY WON!

Hello Marine Harvest has now filed their Appeal from the BC Supreme Court decision of Mr. Justice Hinkson and they conceded the main issues in our case – that Provincial regulation of fish farms is unconstitutional!  Thank you to all … Continue reading

Posted in ENVIRONMENTAL EFFORTS | Leave a comment

SAYWARD REGIONAL BOARD DECISION ON GRIEG CO. APPLICATION FOR 2 FISH FARMS

From Deb McBridere:  The Vote On The Grieg Co. application to the Sayward Regional Board for 2 fish farms. Response from Jeff Long  Hi Deb,   I don’t have the official resolution of the regional board available however, that will become … Continue reading

Posted in ENVIRONMENTAL EFFORTS | Leave a comment

Meet the CLIMATE ACTION NETWORK MONDAY

Squamish CAN (Climate Action Network) meetingMonday, June 29th @ 7pm. Venue: Howe Sound Inn/BrewPub (Garibaldi Room) Come and join Squamish CAN at our next Network meeting. We enjoy a fun, informal atmosphere while learning about the possibilities for creative change … Continue reading

Posted in ENVIRONMENTAL EFFORTS | Leave a comment

Say We Won… in the court, awaiting Sayward Regional Board Fish Farm Decision June 25th!!!

Hello Marine Harvest has now filed their Appeal from the BC Supreme Court decision of Mr. Justice Hinkson and they conceded the main issues in our case – that Provincial regulation of fish farms is unconstitutional!  Thank you to all … Continue reading

Posted in ENVIRONMENTAL EFFORTS | Leave a comment

Climate Action Network Reminders

Hi all, As you know, our next meeting for the whole Network will take place next Monday, June 29th (7pm @ BrewPub, Garibaldi Room in the restaurant side of the building). Councillor Patricia Heintzman will be with us for part … Continue reading

Posted in ENVIRONMENTAL EFFORTS | Leave a comment

EXTRA: Op to Vote Against Fish Farm Application

Hello The Courier Islander paper in Campbell River is asking for us to vote again, this time to on whether or not we think the two Grieg fish farm applications in Johnstone Strait should be approved or not.  They are … Continue reading

Posted in News and politics | Leave a comment

Squamish Climate Action Network Movie June 22

  Water, our draining habits: Can Squamish face up to the crystalline truths?Tonight’s documentaries, Land of the Rising Water and Waste not Waste Another refreshing evening dedicated to learning about water: How do we go about conserving it? Do we need water management? … Continue reading

Posted in News and politics | Leave a comment