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August 3, 2020

On Friday July 31st, the BC Government finally revealed just how bad things are with the Site C dam. Of course you had to look through the usual spin and a smoke screen of blaming Covid 19, First Nation legal battles, and the previous Liberal government, to see the rea...

June 15, 2020

Today is the historic date that BC Hydro dictated the Peace River would be closed to navigation through the Site C dam location.  Apparently they forgot to consult with Mother Nature first, because the high water flow due to rain has trumped what BCH had planned for no...

January 15, 2020

As reported by media, the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives has released a two part report on how fracking poses risks to BC Hydro’s Peace River dams.

https://www.policynote.ca/frack-up/
This report is based on “hundreds of emails, letters, memos and meeting notes...

December 2, 2019

For over a year now, PVLA and many individuals have been concerned and voiced opposition to the BC Hydro practice of Archaeology Stripping of topsoil for the realignments of Highway 29 required for the Site C project. That practice, approved by the BC Archaeology Branc...

July 19, 2019

The Watson Slough is a large natural wetland habitat adjacent to Highway 29 at Bear Flat between Fort St John and Hudson’s Hope. This slough attracts people from around the world as it is a refuge for endangered birds such as the Yellow Rail, Horned Grebe and other har...

September 18, 2018

Barn swallows are listed as threatened species under the Species at Risk Act in Canada. Loss of nesting habitat, including wetlands, have been identified as a cause for their threatened status.

“There’s a real concern over the decline in barn swallows [in British Columb...

September 7, 2018

Paddle for the Peace 2018

“We aren’t opposed to the creation of the energy, what we’re opposed to is the destruction of this valley.” 
- Chief Roland Willson

 

The 13th Annual Paddle for the Peace was held on July 14th, 2018.
 

Hear Chief Willson from West Moberly First N...

July 23, 2018

 

We are happy to announce that the Peace Valley Landowner Association has reached our fundraising goal to pay off our bills incurred in the BCUC Site C Hearing process of last fall.  We wish to thank all those who helped us reach that goal, and your support was very mu...