The Peace River Regional District met with Provincial Government Representatives

Representatives from the PRRD and Concerned Citizens for Caribou Recovery met with the Provincial Ministers of Environment and Forests and Lands on January 23 at the BC Natural Resources Forum

The meeting concluded with a commitment from the Province to initiate public and stakeholder engagement in early February on the draft Partnership Agreement to recover caribou in the Peace region. As part of the engagement the Province committed to sharing data and analyses on potential impacts of the Agreement and made a commitment to work with the PRRD on the evaluating impacts of the Agreement on Peace communities. The Agreement will not be finalized until engagement is complete and potential impacts on communities and workers are understood.

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