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The Ancient Forest Alliance is a non-profit organization working to protect the endangered old-growth forests of BC and to ensure sustainable forestry jobs.
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AncientForestAllianc Apr 20
We're looking for an Environmental Campaigner w/ a dedication to ancient forests, experience in activism & organizing, excellent communications skills, & knowledge of environmental science & policy to join our team! Deadline: SUNDAY, APRIL 22 Details:
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AncientForestAllianc Apr 9
Replying to @saunieindiego
we agree. Please share our social media posts far and wide to raise awareness or write/call BC's NDP leaders to share your disappointment about the lack of old-growth protection and sustainable second growth forestry policies. Donating to the AFA goes far too.
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AncientForestAllianc Apr 6
The BC gov't needs a WAKE-UP CALL when it comes to the destructive logging of endangered old-growth. Time to write, phone, or meet with your local MLA and tell them to stand up for BC's old-growth forests and sustainable forestry jobs! Click for details:
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AncientForestAllianc Mar 28
Join AFA campaigner TOMORROW NIGHT at , an evening of film and conversation presented by & at SFU in downtown . film Hunting Giants will be shown, featuring AFA founders Ken Wu & !
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AncientForestAllianc Mar 21
Come celebrate with us TONIGHT at the 5th annual Tree Huggers' Ball at Felicita's Campus Pub, UVic, from 8pm-midnight! Live music and DJs! Proceeds to the Ancient Forest Alliance. 💫🌲🔊🎶🕺💃🎶🔊🌲
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TJ Watt Mar 21
With less than 10% of our valley bottom old-growth forests remaining on Vancouver Island, I'm left wondering, which world will prevail? The one on the left? Or the one on the right?
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Conservation North Mar 18
Send a message to the BC government: Protect Our Oldgrowth Forests
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AncientForestAllianc Mar 21
TONIGHT is the Tree Huggers Ball from 8pm-12am at Felicita's Campus Pub in the UVic Student Union Building. $5 entry at the door. Proceeds going toward AFA campaigns to save BC's old-growth forests. Live music, DJ's, dancing, community, and a great cause!
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AncientForestAllianc Feb 22
Tonight! 7-9pm, Fraser Building, Room 159 at UVIc . Herb Hammond, a forest ecologist and forester with 40 yrs experience presents on applying ecosystem and culturally-based forest use throughout BC, across Canada, and in other parts of the world! See:
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AncientForestAllianc Feb 20
The AFA is disappointed lacks even modest funding for a provincial land acquisition fund to purchase and protect endangered old-growth forests and ecosystems on private lands, despite repeated calls for action. Read our media release here:
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AncientForestAllianc Feb 7
Check out this opinion piece by our ally Arnie Bercov, president of the PPWC forestry union, calling on the BC gov't to take action to protect BC forestry jobs and old-growth forests.
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AncientForestAllianc Jan 15
The provincial government is set to protect an additional 10 square kilometers of endangered Coastal Douglas fir ecosystem on Vancouver Island and the southern Gulf Islands and is collecting feedback until today!
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Kelly Richardson Jan 15
Thanks so much to the for their amazing coverage of my upcoming project!
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AncientForestAllianc Jan 9
ACTION ALERT: Please WRITE to the BC gov't by MONDAY, JAN 15th, telling them you support their proposal to expand protections in the endangered Coastal Douglas-Fir ecosystem. Write to: CDFOrderAmendment2017@gov.bc.ca. Visit our website at for more info.
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AncientForestAllianc Jan 11
Check out this Sooke News Mirror article about artist Kelly Richardson, who will showcase Port Renfrew’s old-growth forests in her upcoming digital art installation series, which will be projected on IMAX screens across the country in 2019.
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AncientForestAllianc Jan 10
Please join and guest speakers from and at Patagonia Vancouver (W 4th and Arbutus) TOMORROW NIGHT at 7pm to learn about the plight of BC's ancient forests and what's being done to protect them. Did we mention beer will be served? ;)
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AncientForestAllianc Jan 10
WATCH this CHEK News piece about internationally acclaimed artist Kelly Richardson whose next large format, digital media piece will focus on the endangered old-growth forests of Vancouver Island and will be featured on IMAX screens across Canada. See:
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AncientForestAllianc Jan 9
ACTION ALERT: Please WRITE to the BC gov't by MONDAY, JAN 15th, telling them you support their proposal to expand protections in the endangered Coastal Douglas-Fir ecosystem. Write to: CDFOrderAmendment2017@gov.bc.ca. Visit our website at for more info.
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AncientForestAllianc Jan 9
BC's famed old-growth forests have attracted the attention of internationally acclaimed artist Kelly Richardson and will be featured in her upcoming digital art installation to be projected on IMAX screens across the country! Read our joint press release:
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AncientForestAllianc Dec 23
The Ancient Forest Alliance commends the BC government and Ministry of Forests on their proposal to increase the amount of Coastal Douglas-Fir ecosystem protected on public (Crown) lands. See our media release for full details:
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