4 BC Young Birders are featured by Birds Canada!. Please also help birds by signing a petition to stop the Herring Roe Fishery.
BC Young Birders Bridget Spencer, Liam Singh, Joshua Brown and Liron Gertsman were featured by Birds Canada in the latest issue of British Columbia Coast Birdwatch newsletter . These young naturalists just make me so proud. You can read about these amazing young citizen scientists below: Also MP Gord John's petition for a moratorium on the Herring Roe Fishery is open for signatures. If you would like to sign it you have until March 12, 2020. Link to sign HERE This fishery affects not only fish such as salmon but birds and other marine mammals as Herring are an essential part of the marine food web. The petition also asks for First Nations rights to be recognized. In order to complete the process of adding a signature to any Federal Petition, you have to wait for, and click on the email confirmation they send back. This confirmation often ends up in one's junk box. Melissa Hafting