Rainforest Solutions Project

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





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UPDATE: Great Bear Rainforest Agreements delayed but moving towards completion

Greenpeace, ForestEthics Solutions and Sierra Club BC remain concerned about extended delays in meeting deadlines to complete the outstanding steps of the Great Bear Rainforest Agreements. The groups note however that the Province, First Nations, forestry companies and our environmental organizations involved in the talks to finalize the outstanding steps are no longer deadlocked. A number of elements of the agreement have draft solutions ready to be finalized in early 2015 while several critical elements remain in the negotiation phase. We anticipate that all necessary steps will be completed by April 30, 2015 or earlier. » Read More

posted by: RSP-Admin, January 3, 2015 at 5pm

 

Environmental Organizations Welcome Province and First Nations Great Bear Rainforest Commitments

Greenpeace, ForestEthics Solutions and Sierra Club B.C. welcome the commitments received by letter today from the B.C. government and First Nations organizations - Great Bear Initiative and Nanwakolas Council - to deliver the remaining measures required for the final implementation of the Great Bear Rainforest Agreements by the end of 2014. » Read More

posted by: RSP-Admin, March 31, 2014 at 2pm

 

Forest Companies & Environmental Groups Deliver Joint Recommendations for the Great Bear Rainforest

Joint recommendations to achieve final implementation of ecosystem-based management (EBM) in the Great Bear Rainforest have been reached among five forest product businesses and three leading environmental groups who together form the Joint Solutions Project (JSP). » Read More

posted by: RSP-Admin, January 29, 2014 at 9am

 

British Columbians Want the Great Bear Rainforest Conservation Agreements Finished, New Poll Shows

On the seventh anniversary of the Great Bear Rainforest Agreements, Greenpeace, ForestEthics Solutions and Sierra Club BC are calling on BC’s political parties to commit to wrapping up the agreements in their election platforms. » Read More

posted by: Administrator, February 7, 2013 at 11am