Coastal First Nations, Nanwakolas Council, and Coast Funds Welcome BC’s $60M Investment in the Great Bear Sea

Coastal First Nations, Nanwakolas Council, and Coast Funds Welcome BC’s $60M Investment in the Great Bear Sea

Coastal First Nations, Na̲nwak̲olas Council, and Coast Funds are welcoming the provincial government’s announcement of a $60 MILLION INVESTMENT in support of Indigenous-led marine conservation, stewardship, and sustainable economic development in the Northern Shelf Bioregion, also known as the GREAT BEAR SEA. BC’s investment forms part of a broader initiative that will bring hundreds of millions of dollars in new investment for economic development, community prosperity, and the protection of coastal ecosystems and wildlife across the north and central coast and Haida Gwaii.