Coexistence is Key

  Wildlife can potentially interfere with human activity. Raccoons empty trash cans, deer raid gardens, and birds nest in chimneys. Coexistence begins with the understanding of how to share our communities with wild animals. In order to do this, everyone needs to be educated about the animals in their environment and provide solutions to existing … Read more

Bear ‘Viewing’ More Lucrative Than Bear Hunting

The economics and ethics of trophy hunting BY JUDITH LAVOIE, MARCH 2014, FOCUS ONLINE Studies call into question BC Liberals’ plans to expand bear hunting. The magic of watching black bears overturning rocks and scooping up crabs on a Tofino beach, the once-in-a-lifetime excitement of seeing a Spirit Bear near Klemtu or witnessing the awe-inspiring … Read more