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Natives cheer Squamish River protection (The Globe and Mail)
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Natives cheer Squamish River protection
Conservation of fish and wildlife given priority in estuary devastated by two major industrial spills since 2005
From Monday’s Globe and Mail
April 21, 2008 at 4:56 AM EDT
SQUAMISH — The undeveloped estuary of the Squamish River, the scene in recent years of two devastating environmental accidents, has been granted limited protection in an agreement brokered between the local native community, the District of Squamish and the provincial government.