Environment


Indigenous Groups Contend Over Buying 51% Majority Stake in Trans Mountain

Indigenous groups continue to battle over the contentious issue of investing in the Trans Mountain Pipeline. Last March, an Indigenous… Read more »


The Iroquois Speak out for Mother Earth

For the thousands of years the Haudenosaunee Confederacy founded by the Peacemaker has been a powerful force in the protection… Read more »

Masie Shenandoah Oneida Nation from Clayton Logan Seneca Nation, John Mohawk Seneca Nation from Audrey Shenandoah Onondaga Nation, Chief Oren Lyons from Onondaga Nation photo by Danny Beaton Mohawk Nation taken at Lehman and Alice Gibson Farm Six Nations Territory

Researchers offer new guidelines and criteria for accurate dating of ancient clam gardens

The Indigenous Peoples of British Columbia have been harvesting shellfish from specially-constructed clam gardens for at least 3500 years, according… Read more »


Saving Mother Earth, Indigenous Guardians Leading the Way

The Indigenous Guardians Pilot Program began in the summer of 2018 as a means of funding environmental initiatives for Indigenous… Read more »

Saving Mother Earth

Water Protector Continues Working, Representing Her Generation

March 22 is designated as World Water Day – an annual UN observance day highlighting the importance of freshwater and… Read more »

Autumn Peltier

BC First Nations Discuss Pipeline

  After the federal decision on May 29 to purchase Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline project, Indigenous people have weighed… Read more »


Who Is Responsible for Cleaning up Oil Spills on Canada’s West Coast

By Kevin Gardner, President of Western Canadian Marine Response Corp. Western Canada Marine Response Corp. (WCMRC) is the only Transport… Read more »

Cleaning up oil spills

Native Heroes Defend Mother Earth

In Memory of Alicja Rozanska One of the most magnificent creations of Mother Earth, the Endangered California Condor, soarsabove great… Read more »


For Danny Beaton, Greenbelt Celebrates Mother Earth

Now in a ponderous and tentative way the Ontario government is engaged in a consultation to expand the Greenbelt into… Read more »

Danny at surface springs in Tiny Township courtesy of Sharon Weatherall, May 2009

Chiefs Council Launches GoFundMe Campaign to Quash Oil Tanker Moratorium Act and Great Bear Rainforest

LAX KW’ALAAMS, BC, January 24, 2018 – The Chiefs Council represents over 30 communities engaged in the First Nations-led Eagle… Read more »

Chiefs Council against Bill C-48