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Inside the Fight to Save an Ancient Forest


Inside the fight to save an ancient forest

September 17, 2021– The ancient forests of the Pacific Northwest are home to giant ancient trees and many secrets that science is only beginning to understand. These forests are our best allies for climate change, as they store enormous amounts of carbon and retain water, protecting communities from droughts, floods and wildfires. But these forests are at risk of disappearing. In British Columbia, in First Nations territory, a small group of forest defenders are risking their lives and liberty to protect some of the last remaining ancient forests. (1198 reads)

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To take actionHear a 2020 interview with Joshua Wright, one of Fairy Creek Forest’s advocates.
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