Environmental groups in B.C. shut down Trans Canada

Environmental groups in British Columbia shut down the Trans Canada Hwy Monday in an effort to pressure the government to stop the cutting of old-growth forests.

Traffic along the major highway that crosses Canada was interrupted in Nanaimo, Victoria, Vancouver and in the interior of B.C.

Video Journalist / Kitimat Village, B.C.

Lee is a video journalist with APTN News, who shoots, reports and edits stories out of northern British Columbia. As a member of the Haisla Nation, Lee is proud to call Kitimat Village home again after living on Vancouver Island for 18 years. He has a passion for storytelling and looks forward to sharing stories through the lens of First Nations people.