Network News Archive

A Big “Thank You” to Kitasoo/Xai-Xais Guardian Watchmen

20/08/2017 (All day)

The following letter is from an American couple, whose boat had lost power and was drifting helplessly near Klemtu before being escorted to safety by Kitasoo/Xai’Xais Guardians.

Job Opportunity: Coastal Stewardship Network Director

27/07/2017 (All day)
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Are you looking for a unique and exciting challenge?

2017 Coastal Stewardship Network Annual Gathering

22/06/2017 (All day)
2017 Annual Gathering

At the 2017 Coastal Stewardship Network Annual Gathering, Guardian Watchmen get together to share ideas and stories, and gear up for a busy summer stewarding their territories.

Tracing the Roots of Coastal Guardian Watchmen

22/06/2017 (All day)

As today’s Coastal Guardian Watchmen carry on the time-honoured tradition and responsibility of caring for their coastal lands and waters, they’re making their ancestors proud.

Featured Profile: Chantal Pronteau

22/06/2017 (All day)
Chantal Pronteau

For Klemtu resident Chantal Pronteau, a Kitasoo/Xai’xais Guardian Watchman and Stewardship Technicians Training Program graduate, being a steward is first and foremost a people thing.

Stewardship Grads Bring Knowledge Back to Coastal Communities

10/04/2017 (All day)

At an inspiring ceremony in Prince Rupert, proud graduates of the Stewardship Technicians Training Program accept their well-deserved certificates.

Protecting Dungeness Crab on BC’s Central Coast

10/04/2017 (All day)
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After several years of coordinated research and surveying crab populations, Central Coast Nations build the case for preserving this culturally significant food source.

Exploring the Great Bear Sea

10/04/2017 (All day)

In 2015, Green Fire Productions released The Great Bear Sea: Reflecting on the Past – Planning for the Future, a film about efforts to balance ecological, cultural and economic considerations along BC

Eyes and Ears on Coastal BC

28/11/2016 (All day)
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A successful case study in marine stewardship, Coastal Guardian Watchmen's Regional Monitoring System could be a model replicated by Indigenous Guardian programs nationwide.

Training the Next Generation of Coastal Stewards

25/11/2016 (All day)
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In the Stewardship Technicians Training Program, students acquire the skills to become stewardship professionals and learn from traditional knowledge that’s been passed down for generations.