Monthly Archive: May 2012

May 31 2012

Public Outrage led to demise of flawed "Animal Health Act"- LANA Popham NDP Critic

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Breaking News! Public outrage over the proposed “Animal Health Act” has forced the BC Liberals to shelve the Bill. Over the last few weeks, the Minister of Agriculture and the BC Liberals received a very public dressing-down because of this flawed legislation and I hope they learn a few lessons. First, British Columbians refuse to …

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May 30 2012

Thanks to everyone supporting Lumby's Alexandra Morton event.

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Although this note is long overdue, I would like to sincerely thank Mayor Acton and Councillors Hodge and Fisher for attending Alexandra Morton’s presentation and thank you Alex and Anissa for your great presentation. For those who couldn’t attend, here’s a short primer: Alexandra Morton went into BC supermarkets and purchased diseased salmon that were …

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May 27 2012

#stopLawC37 keeping Farm Disease secret is unconstitutional

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Bill C-37 is a gag order to stop people like Alexandra Morton from talking about viruses and diseases in fish farm feed lots

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May 15 2012

Wanted Alive! #BuyAFishTest_BeAHero $200 buys one #SalmonVirusFishTest – protect #WildSalmon http://www.gofundme.com/SalmonDiseaseTestingFund

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$200 buys one high quality lab test. If you believe that Wild Salmon are Canada’s national treasure – we are counting on you to contribute. Thanks very much http://www.gofundme.com/SalmonDiseaseTestingFund

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May 09 2012

My Valley Sun has a muck raking story

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My Valley Sun has another muck raking story on Lumby’s Sewage System.

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May 08 2012

Cherry Ridge Mud Slide – Tolko Clear Cut Logging & Climate Impacts

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In 2011, when Tolko got approval to log Cherry Ridge, the people of Cherryville protested. Tolko organized a tour of the site to ease their concerns. On the day of the tour almost the whole community came out to see the plan. In order to reduce tour numbers, Tolko demanded everyone wear a hard hat …

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May 07 2012

Thank You Alexandra Morton for speaking in Lumby on fish virus in Farmed Salmon

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Lumby’s Independent Media posted Alexandra Morton’s presentation on Lumby Watch, so if you missed her live in Lumby – please check it out.

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May 02 2012

Connect the Dots @350.org Climate Event – Lumby

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Come out and talk about climate change, meet some people, bring your ideas and petitions and sign up sheets and enjoy the music.

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May 01 2012

@350.org #ClimateDots – May 5th – Lumby & Vernon – Songs

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Driving down the highway see the forest turning brown – beetles munch into the wood and take those pine trees down

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