Rainforest Solutions Project

Promoting conservation and economic alternatives in British Columbia's Great Bear Rainforest


Great Bear Rainforest Backgrounder

February 1, 2016

Background on the Great Bear Rainforest project (February 2016)

From the Ground Up

June 19, 2013

A progress report on British Columbia’s Great Bear Rainforest

February 2012 - Great Bear Rainforest Update

February 7, 2012

The BC Government needs to speed up the process

Coast Information Team

March 2, 2011

The Coast Information Team brought together the best available scientific, traditional, and local knowledge to develop independent information and analysis in support of ecosystem-based management (EBM) in the north and central coastal region of BC.

Coast Forest Conservation Initiative

March 2, 2011

The Coast Forest Conservation Initiative (CFCI) is a collaborative effort of five British Columbia forest products producers committed to finding new approaches to forest conservation and management in British Columbia’s Central and North Coast.

Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area Initiative

March 1, 2011

The Pacific North Coast Integrated Management Area (PNCIMA) initiative’s aim is to ensure a healthy, safe, and prosperous ocean area by engaging all interested parties in the collaborative development and implementation of an integrated management plan.

North Coast - Skeena First Nations Stewardship Society

March 1, 2011

The North Coast Skeena First Nations Stewardship Society (NCSFNSS) was established in 2005 to enable First Nations people on the British Columbia North Coast and Lower Skeena River to collaborate on projects where they share common interests and objectives.

Coastal Guardian Watchmen Network

November 30, 2010

The Coastal Guardian Watchmen Network works with First Nations communities on the North and Central Coast and Haida Gwaii to strengthen Guardian Watchmen programs and to implement land and marine use agreements.

Lessons from the Land and Sea

October 1, 2010

A best practices guide to cultural ecotourism for Coastal First Nations of British Columbia. It draws on the experience and lessons learned from some of the most thriving operations in BC and elsewhere in the world. The guide provides coastal First Nations with the best available knowledge to develop cultural ecotourism initiatives in their communities.

Coastal First Nations - EBM Fact Sheets

June 1, 2010

Ecosystem-Based Management Fact Sheets (1-8)

May 2010 - Great Bear Rainforest Update

May 5, 2010

Key milestones achieved March 2009 and Five-Year Plan 2009 – 2014.

Coastal First Nations - EBMLF Newsletter - Spring 2010

April 30, 2010

April 2010 EBM Learning Forum review

Slipping Through the Cracks? The Fate of Focal Species in the Great Bear Rainforest

March 5, 2010

Examines risks to species of special conservation concern in the Great Bear Rainforest

Land and Sea Together

February 25, 2010

The Great Bear Rainforest depends on healthy marine ecosystems

Coastal First Nations - EBMLF Newsletter - Winter 2009/2010

January 31, 2010

January 2010 EBM Learning Forum update

Great Bear Rainforest - 2009 map

April 2, 2009

Level of protection in the Great Bear Rainforest, 2009

Central & North Coast EBM Implementation - MNRO

April 2, 2009

The Province of British Columbia’s ministry of Natural Resource Operations is the agency responsible for implementing ecosystem-based management on the Central & North Coast through Government–to-Government agreement with coastal First Nations.

Great Bear Rainforest - 2005 map

April 1, 2009

Level of protection in the Great Bear Rainforest, 2005

Great Bear Rainforest - General Protected Areas Map

March 31, 2009

General overview of protected areas