$120M for Coast Economic Development and Conservation


January 21, 2007

Premier Gordon Campbell joined federal Environment Minister John Baird to announce funding towards the Conservation Investments and Incentives Initiative (CIII) fund, to support the economic and environmental sustainability of the historic BC Coast. The Province has committed $30 million to the fund which now totals $120 million including contributions from private conservation organizations and philanthropic associations. [News release] [Watch the video]

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