Janette Briere

Janette Briere

Paving paradise

NANAIMO – About 12 people protested against development through the Nelson Woods and Oliver Woods area.

Janette Briere, left, and Judy Forbister raise protest signs in front of a tree harvester being loaded on a flatbed trailer on Turner Road Tuesday.

The women were with a group of about 12 people protesting at the site this week against development through the Nelson Woods and Oliver Woods, which they said will include a road cut through a wetland area.