Haida and other residents of Haida Gwaii fight for Control over Island Resources

For the past couple for months residents of Haida Gwaii have stepped up the fight for local control over island forests by setting up roadblocks. The Tyee has an article about what is happening in Haida Gwaii entitled "Revolution in Haida Gwaii" and another article about the blockades. The Haida have recently signed an agreement with the BC Government to temporarlly protect the land. The Council of the Haida Nation website has more information.