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==Introduction==
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This is the page for information about conservation and recreation access issues relevant to the VOC and its members.  Most recent issues are at the top of the list, older issues at the bottom.
Conservation and Recreation Access
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==Issues directly involving the VOC==
  
* [http://www.mountainclubs.bc.ca/mc-rac/rac.htm#Issues FMCBC's Main site for local issues] Note: The FMCBC is the Federation of Mountain Clubs of BC
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*[[Winter recreation zoning near VOC huts]]
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*[[Sea to Sky Backcountry Forum]]
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* An old letter regarding [[Snowmobiling near Brian Waddington Hut]]
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*[[Climate change and BC's new Energy Plan]]
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*[[Hut use and conflict tracking]]
  
*[http://www.naturalhistory.bc.ca/VNHS/ Vancouver Natural History Society's Conservation Page (with many links)]
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==Issues facing the self propelled outdoor recreation community at large==
 
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*[[Juliet Creek]] ''a proposed ski resort development near Coquihalla Pass''
*[http://www.eao.gov.bc.ca/ BC's environmental Assessment Office] This is an excellent source for any large proposed development
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*[[Alaska National Wildlife Refuge]]
 
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*[[Whistler Nordic Centre (Callaghan Valley)]]
* [http://www.wildernesscommittee.org/ Western Canada Wilderness Committee]
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*[[Endangered Species]]
* [http://www.sierraclub.ca/bc/ Sierra Club of BC]
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*[[Jumbo Glacier Resort]]
* [http://www.davidsuzuki.org/ Suzuki Foundation]
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*[[Melvin Creek Ski Resort Development]]
 
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*[[South Chilcotin Mountains Park]]
* [http://www.bivouac.com/GtcAdList.asp?AdType=Envir Another List from Bivouac.com]
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*[http://www.physics.ubc.ca/~swebster/waddski.pdf Heli-skiing in the Waddington Range]
 
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*[[Brohm Ridge Ski Development]] aka Garibaldi at Squamish. This development is presently undergoing a joint Environmental Assessment and Master Plan review.
The Next set are care of the Green Club (Vancouver Based)
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Conservation Issues:
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* [http://www.greenclub.bc.ca/English/GVRD_Parks_Events/UBC_issues/Save_Eburne/save_eburne.htm Care for Eburne Lands in Marpole]  
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* [http://www.greenclub.bc.ca/English/GVRD_Parks_Events/UBC_issues/ubc_issues.htm UBC Challenged Over Plan To Build Towering Skyscrapers]
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* [http://www.greenclub.bc.ca/English/GVRD_Parks_Events/Action/action.htm Protect Our North Shore Trails and Eco-system]
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==Local Areas Where Recreation Access Needs To Be Addressed==
 
==Local Areas Where Recreation Access Needs To Be Addressed==
 
*[[List of Trails & Roads]]
 
*[[List of Trails & Roads]]
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==Resources==
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[[Who to write to]] ''A list of important MPs, MLAs and other civil servants with clout''
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*[http://www.leg.bc.ca/mla/3-1-1.htm MPs for the BC provincial government]
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*[http://www.dir.gov.bc.ca/ BC Government Directory] lists phone numbers and addresses for all provincial government employees
  
 
==Meeting Minutes==
 
==Meeting Minutes==
 
*[[Conservation and Recreation Access Committee Agenda - Oct. 27 2004]]
 
*[[Conservation and Recreation Access Committee Agenda - Oct. 27 2004]]
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==Links==
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*[http://mountainclubs.org FMCBC] Note: The FMCBC is the Federation of Mountain Clubs of BC
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*[http://www.eao.gov.bc.ca/ BC's environmental Assessment Office] This is an excellent source for any large proposed development
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*[http://www.wcel.org/ West Coast Environmental Law] Well written articles dealing with BC's legislation and policies
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*[http://www.facebook.com/pages/Forest-Canopy-Explorers/281902251233 Forest Canopy Explorers] A regional facebook group on the subject of wilderness tree climbing
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==Ways to take action==
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*[http://www.davidsuzuki.org/Take_Action/ Sponsored by David Suzuki Foundation ]
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[[Category:Resources]]
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[[Category:Tips]]

Latest revision as of 08:35, 6 October 2014

Introduction

This is the page for information about conservation and recreation access issues relevant to the VOC and its members. Most recent issues are at the top of the list, older issues at the bottom.

Issues directly involving the VOC

Issues facing the self propelled outdoor recreation community at large

Local Areas Where Recreation Access Needs To Be Addressed

Resources

Who to write to A list of important MPs, MLAs and other civil servants with clout

Meeting Minutes

Links

Ways to take action