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Cortes Island’s first wetland restoration project

The preliminary stages of Cortes Island’s first wetland restoration project are underway at Dillon Creek, on Linnaea Farm.  

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Revised: 75% cut to Cortes Island Ambulance Service

As of Sunday, August 1st, there will be a 75% cutback in the number of paramedics available to the Cortes Island Ambulance Service

In fact, there won’t be any paramedics available on August 1st, or eleven other days that month. 

This is a two person job, but there will only be two paramedics available for 16 of the 62 shifts in August, and service will continue at that level.  

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The legal issues at Fairy Creek, with Tzeporah Berman

As the RCMP continue arrests of forest defenders at the Fairy Creek blockades, legal and political questions abound following the BC Court’s decision to take over the persecution of arrestees at the request from logging corporation Teal Jones.

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