Vancouver Sun: B.C. clearcutting, bridge building seen as threat to sturgeon, ‘Heart of the Fraser’

Marvin Rosenau looks down from the helicopter and expresses disgust at the clearcutting of critical islands in the Lower Fraser River, near Agassiz. In some cases there is no riparian area of vegetation left at all to help stabilize the banks alongside the water, and in some places only a single row of trees remains. A plume of smoke rises from a brush-pile fire. Full article