Bernard von Schulmann

Bernard von Schulmann is a BC-based land use consultant who has focused on Crown land public issues for 20 years.

Mining industry at a crossroads

Some of what is missing is any sense that the company is being open and transparent.

Some facts about the Mount Polley Mine

Mount Polley has a good record in reuse of the water for its mine.

Cooperation a must after court decision

Building a close partnership with the First Nation the only path forward.

Ross River Dena Council vs. Government of Yukon: Will this end mineral staking as we know it in BC?

New ruling means staking will not be possible in any form until the government consults with First Nations