Vancouver company requests exemption from rules to protect endangered caribou habitat A Vancouver mining exploration company proposes to turn part of a popular hiking trail in endangered mountain caribou habitat into a road for heavy drilling equipment, 9 conservation groups revealed today. Pembrook Mining Corp. has requested an exemption from government orders that ban road … Continued
On the road to wildlife recovery?
This is an update to the recent release titled “BP gets British Columbia drill license 3 days after Deepwater Tragedy” Wildsight learned yesterday that BP has already begun an exploratory drilling program 22 kilometers northeast of Fernie at Fir Creek. Ryland Nelson, Wildsight’s Southern Rockies program coordinator, visited the site with the intention of documenting … Continued