Minister Polak denies CO staff cut by 10 percent since 2002 (Nov. 10, 2015) Victoria News: Tom Fletcher BC VIEWS Conservation officers a thin green line
The right way to celebrate Conservation Officers Day would have been to announce at least fifteen new hires.
Fifteen is the number of current vacancies in the Conservation Officer Services (COS), according to the government’s own data. That is unacceptable.
Meanwhile, Environment Minister Mary Polak continues to deny that there have been job losses in the COS at all.