Coastal Guardian Watchmen confront armed trophy hunters to save grizzlies – Idle No More

Screen_shot_2015-03-07_at_7.27.10_PM.pngPhoto By Doug Neasloss / Kitasoo/Xai’xais Nation

Story by Mychaylo Prystupa

Vancouver Observer

Patrolling up and down British Columbia’s coast with binoculars are a group of dedicated First Nations volunteers that boat right up to armed hunters, often American, in their vessels to dissuade them from killing at-risk grizzlies just for sport. 

Called the Coastal Guardian Watchmen, they urge unsuspecting trophy hunters to halt their pursuit of grizzlies as insensitive to First Nations culture, and against tribal law”

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