Grizzlies seen as gold for mining, BC govt emails reveal

March 13, 2015 - Today, the Vancouver Observer is reporting that "senior wildlife bureaucrats seized upon BC's rising grizzly bear numbers—that are disputed by university scientists—as helpful for new mining, as well as trophy hunts, Freedom of Information (FOI) released e-mails reveal." Also mentioned is a UVic study about the government's grizzly count. VO