Bear documentary airs Saturday

  • Nov. 5, 2008 5:00 p.m.

TAAN – the Bears of Haida Gwaii airs Saturday (Nov 8) at 5:00 pm on CTV First StoryA species of black bear unique to the Haida Gwaii/Queen Charlotte Islands has become a prize trophy for wealthy sports hunters. The hunters stay at luxury lodges and pay upwards of $10,000 for the pleasure of shooting a bear.Now a movement headed by CHN president Guujaaw is mobilizing to stop trophy bear hunting in Haida Gwaii.The documentary can also be watched after the airdate on our website at click on news, click on First Story.