One Big Coast: A meaningful, inspiring film by British Columbia musician Luke Wallace

We applaud Luke Wallace and his friends for creating this meaningful film that documents a pivotal, important time in the history of our home, your home, the beautiful province of British Columbia. The decisions we make now will be remembered for lifetimes to come. Luke Wallace and Ali Harris, Murray Minchin, Kelly Marsh, Gerald Amos, Chris Thompson, Pherbie Midgley, Veronika Bylicki, Jason Farra, and others, remind us to always choose with our hearts, what is best for everyone and every thing, including Mother Earth.


By | November 5th, 2015|Community, Conservation, Entertainment, Music, Sustainability, Videos|0 Comments

Top 5 Oyster Facts that May Shellshock You: 19th Annual Clayoquot Oyster Festival, Nov 20-22

Top 5 Oyster Facts that May Shellshock You: Clayoquot Oyster Festival, Tofino, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Bivalves are beckoning in November with the 19th annual Clayoquot Oyster Festival from November 20th to 22nd, where the world literally is your oyster. With over 50,000 gallons of Pacific oysters harvested in the region annually, Tofino has plenty to shuck and slurp about.

But first, here are the top 5 facts you may not know about oysters:

1. Oysters have many health benefits

No question, oysters are famous for their aphrodisiac-like qualities, […]

By | November 2nd, 2015|Events|0 Comments

Halloween events for big kids and little kids in Vancouver, BC

Halloween events for big kids and little kids in Vancouver, British Columbia

More than 80 Halloween events for the young and not so young to celebrate Halloween in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia. Prepared by The Province newspaper in Vancouver.


Parade of Lost Souls
The Dusty Flowerpot Cabaret presents another year of celebration through festival, masquerade and performance art. • Britannia Community Centre grounds, parade route will be revealed at the stroke of midnight on Oct. 30 • Oct. 31, 7-10 p.m. • Free, donations […]

By | October 23rd, 2015|Entertainment|1 Comment

Is the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline Finally Dead?

Is the Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline Finally Dead?

In August 2014, Liberal leader Justin Trudeau made the trek to the tiny Gitga’at community of Hartley Bay, located along Enbridge’s proposed oil tanker route in northwestern B.C.

There, in the village of 200 people accessible only by air and water, he met with community elders and Art Sterritt, executive director of the Coastal First Nations.

“He came to Gitga’at because he wanted to make sure he was making the right decision in terms of Northern Gateway and being there certainly confirmed […]

By | October 22nd, 2015|Alberta, Conservation, Environment, Northern BC, Top Stories|0 Comments

Spooks, Spectres and the Regent

Spooks, Spectres and the Victoria Regent Hotel, Victoria, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Victoria, with its seaside location, crooked Gary Oaks, rocky outcroppings and centuries-old buildings is a natural Halloween location that most movie studios couldn’t recreate. The Victoria Regent’s central location puts you square in the middle of spook central, so it’s easy to walk to your favorite haunt and have some seasonal fun. This year Tourism Victoria and The Royal British Columbia Museum are pulling out all the stops.

Take part in any aspect of Tourism Victoria’s Fantastic […]

By | October 20th, 2015|Entertainment, Holidays, Top Stories|0 Comments

Saving Wolves With Compassionate Conservation: The Killing Must Stop

Saving Wolves With Compassionate Conservation: The Killing Must Stop in British Columbia, Canada.

North Americans are often quick to condemn the brutality of other cultures and countries, inserting ourselves, sometimes using violent force, to establish what we consider peace keeping and a “good life”. Why then, has this sense of empathy not reached the way that we treat and care for other magnificent and fascinating species with whom we share the North American landscape?

Wolves have been resurrected in Canada as the classic scapegoat. As the human population continues […]

Fall Salmon and Sturgeon Fishing in Vancouver, British Columbia

Fall Salmon and Sturgeon Fishing by Vic Carrao, STS Guiding Service in Vancouver, British Columbia

So far this season we have been experiencing some great salmon and sturgeon fishing. Last week we spent considerable time bar fishing for Harrison River and Fraser River run Chinook, as well as the last bit of Pink Salmon Fishing. Now that the pink salmon run is over, we are in a transition to Coho, Chum and Fall Chinook salmon.

Fraser River Sturgeon Fishing
The Fraser River has been fishing incredibly well for […]

By | October 14th, 2015|Fishing, Fraser Valley|0 Comments