Tag: Miscellany

Sandpiper SOS

Shorebirds and Port Expansion. Don’t miss this video on the Western Sandpiper.
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photo of Western Sandpiper

Western Sandpiper | Photo Credit: Alan D. Wilson CC BY-SA 3.0

According to APE, the port expansion at Roberts Bank will see the loss of globally-significant wetlands and habitat for the Western Sandpiper and other migratory birds, shorebirds, waterfowl, salmon, herring, crabs and orca whales; degradation of the quality of life for Lower Mainland residents; and the industrialization of prime agricultural land.