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First Nations in northern British Columbia are calling on the provincial government to endorse an ambitious proposal for a 40,000-square-kilometre conservation area to protect major watersheds and sensitive species.First Nations in northern British Columbia are calling on the provincial government to endorse an ambitious proposal for a 40,000-square-kilometre conservation area to protect major watersheds and sensitive species.

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The new area covers a vast, roadless area stretching to the Yukon border in the north, the slopes of the Rockies in the east, the Cassiar Mountains on the west, and to the Rocky Mountain Trench — between the Rockies and the Cassiar — in the south.The new area covers a vast, roadless area stretching to the Yukon border in the north, the slopes of the Rockies in the east, the Cassiar Mountains on the west, and to the Rocky Mountain Trench — between the Rockies and the Cassiar — in the south.

The proposal would cover the ancestral areas of three Kaska Dena First Nations and would be larger than Vancouver Island, taking up a massive section of north-central B.C.The proposal would cover the ancestral areas of three Kaska Dena First Nations and would be larger than Vancouver Island, taking up a massive section of north-central B.C.

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“And now, @SenSincmurr is speaking on C-48, offering a substantive amendment, requiring a thorough regional environmental assessment AND proper consultation with the governments of B.C., Alberta and Saskatchewan, and Coastal First Nations.”

Paula Simons on Twitter: "And now, @SenSincmurr is speaking on C-48, offering a substantive amendment, requiring a thorough regional environmental assessment AND proper consultation with the governments of B.C., Alberta and Saskatchewan, and Coastal First Nations."

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“Big news on the addictions treatment front: The B.C. Human Rights Tribunal has agreed to proceed with Byron Wood's complaint against Vancouver Coastal Health over the requirement that he attend AA if he wanted to continue working as a nurse. https://t.co/llDrMyAFgl”

Bethany Lindsay on Twitter: "Big news on the addictions treatment front: The B.C. Human Rights Tribunal has agreed to proceed with Byron Wood's complaint against Vancouver Coastal Health over the requirement that he attend AA if he wanted to continue working as a nurse. https://t.co/llDrMyAFgl"

First Nations in northern British Columbia are calling on the provincial government to endorse an ambitious proposal for a 40,000-square-kilometre conservation area to protect major watersheds and sensitive species.First Nations in northern British Columbia are calling on the provincial government to endorse an ambitious proposal for a 40,000-square-kilometre conservation area to protect major watersheds and sensitive species.

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