Wild Border Watersheds


A database of information resources on the transboundary region’s ecology, cultures and industrial proposals. Use the search tools below to find the resources you are looking for.

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Iskut River Hydroelectric Dams Project

Odyssey to the Sacred Headwaters

Professor Wade Davis describes the beauty of the Sacred Headwaters, the threats to it, and the response of native groups and concerned citizens as part of UBC Reads Sustainability.

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Tamed Rivers: A Guide to River Diversion Hydropower in British Columbia

A Watershed Watch Salmon Society report providing extensive details on the environmental effects and planning of river diversion projects.

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The Big Dig: CTV News Report on Northwest BC Mining Boom

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Scientist Letter of Concern About Proposed Development in the Transboundary Watersheds

A letter from 36 scientists to Premier Christy Clark asking for her leadership to balance impending industrial development in northwest B.C. with the outstanding fish, wildlife and ecological values of this largely pristine region.

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