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AWARE (Association of Whistler Area Residents for the Environment) fonds

  • AWARE
  • Fonds
  • [2000]-2002

This fonds consists of textual material created by AWARE (Association of Whistler Area Residents for the Environment), including an informational sheet about the 2001 AWARE Wetlands Campaign, Issue #22 of the newsletter The Aware Conserver, January 2002, and a booklet about AWARE's campaign to save the Upper Elaho-Sims Creek wilderness area [c. 2000].

AWARE (Association of Whistler Area Residents for the Environment)

These Games are Not Green! Booklet

Booklet produced by AWARE entitled "THESE GAMES ARE NOT GREEN!". It contains information about the negative environmental impacts of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic Games, including loss of biodiversity, destruction of natural habitats, energy and water demands, mass transportation, increased greenhouse gas emissions and waste production, and a lack of institutional accountability. It also lists potential solutions to these problems, such as reusing pre-existing Olympic facilities, eliminating or restricting sliding sports, making the Games spectator-free, and holding host countries to high environmental standards.

AWARE (Association of Whistler Area Residents for the Environment)

Upper Elaho Protection Campaign Booklet - [2000?]

Booklet produced by AWARE (Association of Whistler Area Residents for the Environment) titled "Recently the Community of Whistler spoke out for the protection of the Upper Elaho - We thought we should explain ourselves..." about its campaign to save the old-growth forests of the Upper Elaho-Sims Creek area from logging. The booklet explains the importance of protecting this habitat and gives the contact information of representatives. Includes an invitation to Witness camping weekends in the Sims region hosted by the Squamish Nation.

AWARE (Association of Whistler Area Residents for the Environment)