Powell River Parks And Wilderness Society (PAWS) Constitution (1992)

The purposes of the society are:

  • to establish accessible parks and wilderness areas in the Powell River district, with linking corridors where possible;
  • to protect old growth in a variety of settings;
  • to promote recreation and tourism in these areas through publicity and education;
  • to work through appropriate agencies;
  • to encourage public participation in the establishment, development, and maintenance of protected areas;
  • to promote social comradeship through a common interest in outdoor activities;
  • to stimulate and further interest in activities such as hiking, canoeing, walking and the observation and study of the natural environment; and to help protect our natural heritage for this and future generations.

PAWS Bylaws are the British Columbia Society Act Schedule B.